Tenpenny Family History

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Tenpenny Name Meaning

English: metonymic occupational name for a player on the timpani, Middle English timpan(e), a kind of drum or tambourine.

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

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Tenpenny Family Origin

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Tenpenny Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Works On Farm

    8%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Tenpenny family was Works On Farm. The most common Tenpenny occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Tenpenny's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tenpenny.

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Tenpenny Historical Records

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Tenpenny Life Expectancy

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