Pennisi Family History

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Pennisi Name Meaning

Italian (mainly eastern Sicily): habitational name from Pennisi a district of Acireale in Catania province.

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

Similar surnames: Dennis, Penna, Penne, Penso, Kennis, Enciso, Sinisi, Panning, Pettis

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Pennisi Family Origin

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Pennisi Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Pennisi occupation in the USA was Miner. 100% of Pennisi's were Miners.

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  • Miner


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Pennisi Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Pennisi. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pennisi 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 Pennisi. 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 348 military records available for the last name Pennisi. For the veterans among your Pennisi ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pennisi Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Pennisi life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Pennisi in 1955 was 40, and 84 in 2004.

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