Wrenn Family History

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Wrenn Name Meaning

English and Irish: variant spelling of Wren.

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


Similar surnames: Wrinn, Wren, Ren, Rynn, Lenn, Winn, Treon, Wrede, Brean, Breon

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Wrenn Family Origin

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Wrenn Family Occupations

What did your Wrenn ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wrenn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Wrenn's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wrenn. A less common occupation for the Wrenn family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Wrenn ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Wrenn Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Wrenn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wrenn census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Wrenn. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Wrenn. For the veterans among your Wrenn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wrenn Life Expectancy

What is the average Wrenn lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Wrenn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Wrenn in 1940 was 63, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wrenn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wrenn ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Wrenn Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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