Benecke Family History

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Benecke Name Meaning

North German: variant spelling of Beneke.

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


Similar surnames: Denecke, Beneke, Benike, Brennecke, Hennecke, Manecke, Wienecke

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Benecke Family Origin

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Benecke Family Occupations

What did your Benecke ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Baker & Confectioner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Benecke. A less common occupation for the Benecke family was Bar Keeper. The most common Benecke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Benecke's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Baker & Confectioner

    6%
  • Bar Keeper

    6%

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

Benecke Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Benecke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Benecke 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 Benecke. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Benecke. For the veterans among your Benecke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Benecke Life Expectancy

What is the average Benecke lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Benecke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Benecke in 1952 was 35, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Benecke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Benecke 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 Benecke Family

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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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