Genis Name Meaning

Catalan (Genís): from the personal name Genís, a variant of Ginés (see Gines).

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

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Genis Family Origin

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Genis Family Occupations

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  • Civil Engineer

    33%
  • Clergyman

    33%
  • Gas Meter Maker

    33%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Genis family was Gas Meter Maker. The most common Genis occupation in the USA was Civil Engineer. 33% of Genis's were Civil Engineers. Civil Engineer and Clergyman were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Genis.

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Genis Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Genis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Genis in 1951 was 47, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Genis

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