Behen Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Irish Behan.

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

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Behen Family Origin

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Behen Family Occupations

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  • Cotton Operative

    50%
  • Nurse S M S

    50%

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

Source: Census data for Behen | Data not to scale

Behen Historical Records

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Behen Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1965 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Behen

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