Benevides Family History

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Benevides Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Spanish Benavides.

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


Similar surnames: Benavidez, Benavides, Deneve, Benites, Meneses, Benecke, Benedick

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Benevides Family Origin

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Benevides Family Occupations

What did your Benevides ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Benevides family was Sheepherder. Farmer, Stock Raiser and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Benevides. The most common Benevides occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Benevides's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Stock Raiser

    25%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Sheepherder

    13%

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

Benevides Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Benevides Life Expectancy

What is the average Benevides lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Benevides life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Benevides in 1958 was 55, and 59 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Benevides

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Benevides 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 Benevides Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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