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Penninger Name Meaning

Dutch: from an agent derivative of Penning 1. German: habitational name from any of several places called Penning. Altered spelling of German Pfenninger.

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


Similar surnames: Henninger, Benninger, Pfenninger, Pensinger, Wenninger, Menninger

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Penninger Family Origin

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Penninger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    70%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Keeps House

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Keeps House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Penninger. A less common occupation for the Penninger family was Laborer. The most common Penninger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 70% of Penninger's were Farmers.

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Penninger Historical Records

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Penninger Life Expectancy

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