Tenison Family History

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Tenison Name Meaning

English: variant of Tennyson.

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

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Tenison Family Origin

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Tenison Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Farming

    14%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%

In 1880, the most common Tenison occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Tenison's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Tenison family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tenison.

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Tenison Historical Records

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Tenison Life Expectancy

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