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Bechen Name Meaning

German: habitational name from Bechen in North Rhine-Westphalia or near Kempten in the Allgäu area.

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


Similar surnames: Becken, Becher, Buchen, Eichen, Bechel, Achen, Buche, Bergen, Boche

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Bechen Family Origin

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Bechen Family Occupations

What did your Bechen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farm Hand, Farmer and Laborer At Mines were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bechen. A less common occupation for the Bechen family was Taylor. The most common Bechen occupation in the USA was Farm Hand. 25% of Bechen's were Farm Hands.

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  • Farm Hand

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer At Mines

    25%
  • Taylor

    25%

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Bechen Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Bechen ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Bechen Life Expectancy

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Between 1971 and 2004, Bechen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Bechen in 1971 was 79, and 64 in 2004.

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Famous Bechen Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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