Penne Name Meaning

Dutch: from Middle Dutch penne ‘pen’, ‘quill’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a scribe. Possibly Italian: habitational name from Penne in Pescara province.

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


Similar surnames: Penna, Penn, Henne, Senne, Penner, Mente, Pane, Benne, Pesce, Penso

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Penne Family Origin

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Penne Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Boot Bottomer

    13%
  • Engineer

    13%
  • Grocer

    13%

In 1880, the most common Penne occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Penne's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Penne family was Grocer. Farmer, Boot Bottomer and Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Penne.

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Penne Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2003, Penne life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Penne in 1954 was 51, and 75 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Penne

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