Benevento Family History

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Benevento Name Meaning

habitational or regional name from the city or province of Benevento in southwestern Italy. from the personal name Benevento, an omen name meaning ‘welcome’.

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

Similar surnames: Benvenuto, Benavente, Bienvenu, Benedetto, Benenati, Vento, Benigno

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Benevento Family Origin

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Benevento Family Occupations

What did your Benevento ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Benevento. 16% of Benevento men worked as a Laborer and 13% of Benevento women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Benevento were Farmer and Clerical

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • New Worker
  • Clerk
  • Farmer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
  • Saleslady
  • Sewing Machine Operator
  • Clerical

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Benevento Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Benevento. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Benevento 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 969 immigration records available for the last name Benevento. 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 740 military records available for the last name Benevento. For the veterans among your Benevento ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Benevento Life Expectancy

What is the average Benevento lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Benevento life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Benevento in 1944 was 32, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Benevento

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Benevento 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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