Senna Name Meaning

habitational name from Senna Comasco or Senna Lodigiana in Lombardy, possibly taking their names from an Etruscan personal name, Semna. possibly a topographic name for someone who lived by a cassia plant, senna, or perhaps a metonymic occupational name for a herbalist. possibly from a feminine form of the male personal name Senno, a short form of a personal name formed with this suffix, such as Bonsenno.

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

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Senna Family Origin

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Senna Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Brass Finisher

    10%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Keeping House

    10%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Senna family was Keeping House. The most common Senna occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Senna's were Farmers. Farmer, Brass Finisher and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Senna.

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Senna Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Senna life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Senna in 1955 was 61, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Senna

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