Benito Family History

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Benito Name Meaning

Spanish: from the medieval personal name Benito, from Latin Benedictus (see Benedict).

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

Similar surnames: Bonito, Bento, Benko, Benet, Benik, Beato, Bendt, Benoit, Beno, Benis

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Benito Family Origin

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Benito Family Occupations

What did your Benito ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Laundress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Benito. 64% of Benito men worked as a Laborer and 60% of Benito women worked as a Laundress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Benito were Proprietor and Typist

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Dishwasher
  • Proprietor

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Laundress
  • Typist

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

Benito Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Benito. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Benito 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Benito. 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 458 military records available for the last name Benito. For the veterans among your Benito ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Benito Life Expectancy

What is the average Benito lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Benito life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Benito in 1964 was 46, and 80 in 2004.

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