Irene Name Meaning

Spanish and Italian: from the female personal name Irene, from Greek Eirene ‘peace’.

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

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Irene Family Origin

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Irene Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Religieuse

    25%
  • Sister Superiours

    25%

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In 1881, a less common occupation for the Irene family was Sister Superiours. The most common Irene occupation in Canada was Farmer. 25% of Irene's were Farmers. Farmer and Religieuse were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Irene.

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Irene Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2003, Irene life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Irene in 1963 was 78, and 49 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Irene

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