Henny Name Meaning

German and Swiss German: variant of Hennig. French form of German Hennig.

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


Similar surnames: Henne, Jenny, Henry, Hanny, Heiny, Henn, Bonny, Jenni, Henke, Benn

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Henny Family Origin

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Henny Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Henny. The most common Henny occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Henny's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Henny family was Keeping House.

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Henny Historical Records

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Henny Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Henny life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Henny in 1962 was 66, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Henny

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