Kenne Family History

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Kenne Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Ken.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Keane, Denne, Keene, Jenne, Kennen, Fennel, Penney, Benner, Kendle

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Kenne Family Origin

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Kenne Family Occupations

What did your Kenne ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kenne. 26% of Kenne men worked as a Farmer and 20% of Kenne women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kenne were Salesman and Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Mechanic
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Cook
  • Teacher
  • Maid

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Kenne Historical Records

What Kenne family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Kenne. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kenne census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Kenne. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Kenne. For the veterans among your Kenne ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kenne Life Expectancy

What is the average Kenne lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2003, in the United States, Kenne life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Kenne in 1960 was 54, and 59 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kenne

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kenne ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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