Beenken Family History

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Beenken Name Meaning

North German: variant spelling of Behnken.

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


Similar surnames: Behnken, Beinke, Becken, Brenke, Beese, Keenen, Menken, Behnke, Beene

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Beenken Family Origin

Where is the Beenken family from?

Beenken Family Occupations

What did your Beenken ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Beenken occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 50% of Beenken's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House and Keeps House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Beenken.

View Census data for Beenken | Data not to scale

  • Keeping House

    50%
  • Keeps House

    50%

United States shown, England data unavailable

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Beenken ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Beenken Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Beenken Life Expectancy

What is the average Beenken lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Beenken life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Beenken in 1966 was 77, and 60 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Beenken

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Beenken ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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