Behanna Family History

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Behanna Name Meaning

Variant of Cornish Behenna, which is of unknown etymology.

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

Similar surnames: Mahanna, Bohannan, Hanna, Penna, Bermann, Beman, Lehan, Mahana

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Behanna Family Origin

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Behanna Family Occupations

What did your Behanna ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Behanna occupation in the UK was Gen Labr. 100% of Behanna's were Gen Labrs.

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  • Gen Labr


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Behanna Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Behanna. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Behanna 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 85 immigration records available for the last name Behanna. 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 268 military records available for the last name Behanna. For the veterans among your Behanna ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Behanna Life Expectancy

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Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Behanna life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Behanna in 1941 was 28, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Behanna 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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