Bento Name Meaning

Portuguese: from the personal name, Portuguese form of Benedict.

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


Similar surnames: Vento, Beno, Benko, Benyo, Benito, Berto, Beato, Mento, Benak, Penso

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Bento Family Origin

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Bento Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Fisherman

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Works On Steamer

    25%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bento family was Works On Steamer. Farmer, Fisherman and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bento. The most common Bento occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Bento's were Farmers.

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Bento Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Bento life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Bento in 1956 was 55, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bento

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