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Beno Family History

Beno Name Meaning

Hungarian (Beno): from a dialect variant of Benyo (see Benyo). Slovak (Beno): from a pet form of the personal name Benadik, Slovak form of Benedict.

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


Similar surnames: Benko, Bena, Benyo, Bene, Bono, Benn, Zeno, Bero, Bento, Geno

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Where is the Beno family from?

You can see how Beno families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Beno family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Beno families were found in USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 5 Beno families living in Quebec. This was about 45% of all the recorded Beno's in Canada. Quebec had the highest population of Beno families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Beno surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Beno ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Painter was the top reported job for people in the Canada named Beno. 100% of Beno men worked as a Painter. .

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

Top Male Occupations In 1921

  • Painter
    100%
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Beno. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Beno census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Beno. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Beno. For the veterans among your Beno ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Beno lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Beno life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Beno in 1948 was 62, and 78 in 2004.

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