Bentrup Family History

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Bentrup Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place named Bentrup, in the Lippe district.

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


Similar surnames: Westrup, Hattrup, Westrum, Benthin, Benton, Bentley, Bente, Bidstrup

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Bentrup Family Origin

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Bentrup Family Occupations

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  • Stove Mounter

    33%
  • Forman Lumb. Yard

    17%
  • Second Hand Store

    17%
  • Teamster

    17%

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In 1880, the most common Bentrup occupation in the USA was Stove Mounter. 33% of Bentrup's were Stove Mounters. A less common occupation for the Bentrup family was Teamster. Stove Mounter, Forman Lumb. Yard and Second Hand Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bentrup.

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