Beni Family History

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Beni Name Meaning

French: from beni ‘blessed’, the past participle of bénir ‘to bless’ (from Latin benedicere), presumably applied as a nickname, possibly with Christian overtones.

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

Similar surnames: Best, Benik, Bean, Bena, Sens, Beck, Belin, Bunt, Deni, Henri

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Beni Family Origin

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Beni Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Beni occupation in the USA was Retail Carpets. 100% of Beni's were Retail Carpetss.

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  • Retail Carpets


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Beni Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Beni Life Expectancy

What is the average Beni lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Beni life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Beni in 1959 was 32, and 73 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Beni 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.

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