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Denning Name Meaning

English: patronymic from an Old English personal name, Dynna. Irish: variant of Dineen. German: habitational name from Denning in Bavaria.

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


Similar surnames: Henning, Kenning, Penning, Dunning, Benning, Dinning, Jenning

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Denning Family Origin

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Denning Family Occupations

What did your Denning ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Denning. A less common occupation for the Denning family was Farming. The most common Denning occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Denning's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farming

    2%

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Denning Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Denning ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Denning Life Expectancy

What is the average Denning lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, Denning life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Denning in 1944 was 27, and 75 in 2004.

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United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Denning 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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