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Hennessee Family Origin

Where is the Hennessee family from?

Hennessee Family Occupations

What did your Hennessee ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hennessee. The most common Hennessee occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Hennessee's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hennessee family was Works On Farm.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Works On Farm


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

Hennessee Historical Records

What Hennessee family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Hennessee Life Expectancy

What is the average Hennessee lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Hennessee life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Hennessee in 1959 was 50, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hennessee

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hennessee 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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