Pennie Family History

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Pennie Name Meaning

Scottish: variant spelling of Penny.

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

Similar surnames: Dennie, Rennie, Penney, Finnie, Henrie, Winnie, Lennie, Kenne

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Pennie Family Origin

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Pennie Family Occupations

What did your Pennie ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pennie family was Carpenter. The most common Pennie occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Pennie's were Farmers. Farmer, Attendant Dry Goods and Book Binder were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pennie.

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  • Farmer

  • Attendant Dry Goods

  • Book Binder

  • Carpenter


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Pennie ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Pennie Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Pennie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pennie census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Pennie. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 655 military records available for the last name Pennie. For the veterans among your Pennie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pennie Life Expectancy

What is the average Pennie lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Pennie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Pennie in 1965 was 61, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pennie

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pennie ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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