Behen Family History

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Behen Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Irish Behan.

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


Similar surnames: Behun, Bohen, Been, Behn, Boden, Bebee, Behnen, Biven, Beson, Beahan

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Behen Family Origin

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Behen Family Occupations

What did your Behen ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Behen occupation in the UK was Cotton Operative. 50% of Behen's were Cotton Operatives. Cotton Operative and Nurse S M S were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Behen.

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  • Cotton Operative

    50%
  • Nurse S M S

    50%

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

Behen Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Behen Life Expectancy

What is the average Behen lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Behen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Behen in 1965 was 66, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Behen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Behen 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.

Famous Behen Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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