Benesh Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Benesh Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Czech and Slovak Beneš (see Benes) or German Benesch.

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


Similar surnames: Benesch, Benes, Benisch, Benish, Buresh, Kunesh, Berish, Beese, Henes

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Benesh Family Origin

Where is the Benesh family from?

SHOW MORE

Benesh Family Occupations

What did your Benesh ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Benesh family was Cigar Maker. Farmer, Laborer and Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Benesh. The most common Benesh occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Benesh's were Farmers.

View Census data for Benesh | Data not to scale

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Shoemaker

    18%
  • Cigar Maker

    9%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

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

Benesh Historical Records

What Benesh family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Benesh ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Benesh

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Benesh Life Expectancy

What is the average Benesh lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, Benesh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Benesh in 1950 was 45, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Benesh

SHOW MORE

United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Benesh 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 Benesh Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)

Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Look up another name