Drennen Family History

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Drennen Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Drennan.

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

Similar surnames: Drennon, Drinnen, Dennen, Kennen, Drinnon, Denne, Brannen, Drenning

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Drennen Family Origin

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Drennen Family Occupations

What did your Drennen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Drennen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Drennen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Drennen family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Drennen.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farm Laborer


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

Drennen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Drennen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Drennen 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 577 immigration records available for the last name Drennen. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Drennen. For the veterans among your Drennen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Drennen Life Expectancy

What is the average Drennen lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Drennen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Drennen in 1941 was 35, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Drennen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Drennen 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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