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Lene Name Meaning

Americanized form of Swedish Lane . Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farms named Le(i)ne most of them a variant of Lein . French (Lène): metonymic occupational name for a shoemaker from a shortened form of alêne ‘awl’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Lenz, Lee, Lane, Line, Leng, Bene, Len, Lence, Rene, Lone

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Where is the Lene family from?

You can see how Lene families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Lene family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Lene families were found in USA in 1920. In 1891 there were 17 Lene families living in Lancashire. This was about 20% of all the recorded Lene's in United Kingdom. Lancashire and 1 other county had the highest population of Lene families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Lene surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Lene ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Lene. 100% of Lene women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    100%
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Census Records

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Lene. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lene census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Lene. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

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

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What is the average Lene lifespan?

Between 1968 and 2004, in the United States, Lene life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Lene in 1968 was 78, and 81 in 2004.

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