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Fennessey Family Origin

Where is the Fennessey family from?

Fennessey Family Occupations

What did your Fennessey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping Groceries were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fennessey. A less common occupation for the Fennessey family was Keeping House. The most common Fennessey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Fennessey's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Keeping Groceries

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%

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

Fennessey Historical Records

What Fennessey family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Fennessey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fennessey 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 Fennessey

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Fennessey. 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 Fennessey. For the veterans among your Fennessey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fennessey Life Expectancy

What is the average Fennessey lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Fennessey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Fennessey in 1949 was 42, and 60 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fennessey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fennessey 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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