Sena Name Meaning

Portuguese: religious byname adopted in honor of St. Catherine of Siena (Portuguese Sena). This saint was born in 1347 at Siena in Tuscany, the daughter of a wool-dyer with the surname Benincasa, and combined her work among the poor of the city with an influential role in ecclesiastical politics.

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

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Sena Family Origin

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Sena Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    31%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Blacksmith

    9%
  • Farmer

    9%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sena family was Farmer. Laborer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sena. The most common Sena occupation in the USA was Laborer. 31% of Sena's were Laborers.

Source: Census data for Sena | Data not to scale

Sena Historical Records

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Sena Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Sena life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Sena in 1942 was 47, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sena

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