Henne Name Meaning

North German (Hesse): from a pet form of Hans. German: nickname or metonymic occupational name for a poultry keeper from Middle High German henne ‘hen’, ‘chicken’. German: from a pet form of the personal name Heinrich. Dutch: variant of Henn 3.

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

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Henne Family Origin

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Henne Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, the most common Henne occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Henne's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Henne. A less common occupation for the Henne family was Keeping House.

Source: Census data for Henne | Data not to scale

Henne Historical Records

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Henne Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Henne life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Henne in 1945 was 35, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Henne

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