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Venable Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): habitational name from a place called Venables in Eure, France, probably named with Late Latin venabulum ‘hunting ground’ (a derivative of venari ‘to hunt’).

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


Similar surnames: Gable, Noble, Annable, Canale, Hebble, Venables, Veale, Bentle

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Venable Family Origin

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Venable Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Venable family was Farm Laborer. The most common Venable occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Venable's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Venable.

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Venable Historical Records

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Venable Life Expectancy

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