Jenning Family History

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Jenning Name Meaning

German: patronymic from or pet form of a reduced form of the personal name Johann(es) (see John).

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

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Jenning Family Origin

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Jenning Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Farming

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jenning. The most common Jenning occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Jenning's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Jenning family was Farming.

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Jenning Historical Records

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Jenning Life Expectancy

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