Denn Family History

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Denn Name Meaning

English: from a short form of the personal name Dennis.

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


Similar surnames: Dinn, Genn, Henn, Benn, Dann, Dehn, Dein, Denk, Denz, Denny

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Denn Family Origin

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Denn Family Occupations

What did your Denn ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Denn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Denn's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Denn. A less common occupation for the Denn family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Denn ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Denn Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Denn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Denn census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Denn

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Denn. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, 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 Denn. For the veterans among your Denn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Denn Life Expectancy

What is the average Denn lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Denn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Denn in 1941 was 37, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Denn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Denn 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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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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