Tennessen Family History

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Tennessen Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of Norwegian Tønnessen (see Tonnessen), or possibly of German Thönissen, a patronymic from a short form of the personal name Antonius (see Anthony), or a respelling of English Tennison.

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

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Tennessen Family Origin

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Tennessen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

In 1880, the most common Tennessen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Tennessen's were Farmers.

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Tennessen Historical Records

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Tennessen Life Expectancy

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Famous Tennessen Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)

Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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