Senay Name Meaning

Possibly a respelling of French Sené, a nickname from Old French sené ‘wise’.

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

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Senay Family Origin

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Senay Family Occupations

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  • Saloon

    50%
  • Hotel Keeper

    25%
  • Works In Cotton Mill

    25%

In 1880, Saloon and Hotel Keeper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Senay. The most common Senay occupation in the USA was Saloon. 50% of Senay's were Saloons. A less common occupation for the Senay family was Works In Cotton Mill.

Source: Census data for Senay | Data not to scale

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Senay Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Senay life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Senay in 1958 was 59, and 65 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Senay

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