Tennison Family History

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Tennison Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Tennyson.

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

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Tennison Family Origin

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Tennison Family Occupations

What did your Tennison ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, the most common Tennison occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Tennison's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tennison. A less common occupation for the Tennison family was Carpenter.

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Tennison Historical Records

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Tennison Life Expectancy

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