Benoy Family History

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Benoy Name Meaning

Altered spelling of French Benoit.

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


Similar surnames: Depoy, Benway, Benny, Berney, Brenny, Bebo, Bence, Boy, Bernot, Geno

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Benoy Family Origin

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Benoy Family Occupations

What did your Benoy ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Benoy. The most common Benoy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Benoy's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Benoy family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Blacksmith

    11%
  • Farming

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%

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

Benoy Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Benoy Life Expectancy

What is the average Benoy lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Benoy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Benoy in 1964 was 75, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Benoy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Benoy 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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