Kenna Name Meaning

Irish and Scottish: reduced form of McKenna.

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


Similar surnames: Kinna, Kennan, Kenny, Denny, Keena, Menna, Mckenna, Kinnan, Senna

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Kenna Family Origin

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Kenna Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    16%
  • Farmer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kenna. The most common Kenna occupation in the USA was Laborer. 16% of Kenna's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Kenna family was Blacksmith.

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Kenna Historical Records

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Kenna Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Kenna life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Kenna in 1958 was 65, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kenna

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