Benya Family History

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Benya Name Meaning

Altered form of Benyo.

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

Similar surnames: Benyo, Benza, Bena, Beno, Benda, Benko, Penza, Lenza, Benck, Benak

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Benya Family Origin

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Benya Family Occupations

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Benya Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Benya Life Expectancy

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Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Benya life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Benya in 1964 was 85, and 78 in 2004.

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