Senseney Family History

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Senseney Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Perhaps a respelling of French Sansonnet, from a pet form Sanson, either a variant of the biblical name Samson or a pet form of a Gascon personal name derived from Latin Sanctius.

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


Similar surnames: Serene, Senne, Hensley, Seeley, Benney, Gensemer, Densley, Jensen

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Senseney Family Origin

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Senseney Family Occupations

What did your Senseney ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Senseney family was Carpenter. Farmer, Blacksmith and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Senseney. The most common Senseney occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Senseney's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Cabinet Maker

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%

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

Senseney Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Senseney. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Senseney 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Senseney. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Senseney. For the veterans among your Senseney ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Senseney Life Expectancy

What is the average Senseney lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Senseney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Senseney in 1964 was 75, and 22 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Senseney

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Senseney 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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