Benko Family History

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Benko Name Meaning

Hungarian (Benkó or Benko), Slovak, Slovenian, and Ukrainian: from a pet form of a personal name derived from Latin Benedictus, e.g. Hungarian Benedek, Slovak Benadik, Slovenian Benedikt, Ukrainian Benedykt (see Benedict).

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

Similar surnames: Beno, Benyo, Banko, Benke, Berko, Senko, Bence, Renko, Bento, Benak

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Benko Family Origin

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Benko Family Occupations

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In 1939, House Parlour Maid was the top reported job for people in the UK named Benko.

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • House Parlour Maid

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Benko Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Benko. For the veterans among your Benko ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Benko Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Benko life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Benko in 1949 was 49, and 80 in 2004.

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