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Banik Name Meaning

Polish and Slovak (Baník): occupational name for a miner. Polish: from a reduced form of Benedikt or Benedykt, vernacular forms of Benedictus (see Benedict). Indian (Bengal, Assam, and Orissa) and Bangladeshi: Hindu (Baishya) name, from Sanskrit va?nik ‘merchant’.

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


Similar surnames: Bank, Benik, Banis, Janik, Balik, Babik, Malik, Tank, Benak, Sani

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Banik Family Origin

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Banik Family Occupations

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Banik Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Banik. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, 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 Banik. For the veterans among your Banik ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Banik Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Banik life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Banik in 1961 was 45, and 83 in 2004.

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