Bennink Family History

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Bennink Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic from a short form of Bernhard.

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

Similar surnames: Benning, Bennis, Beining, Mentink, Wenning, Penning, Bernick, Jenning

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Bennink Family Origin

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Bennink Family Occupations

What did your Bennink ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bennink family was Carriage Maker. The most common Bennink occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Bennink's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bennink.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Carpenter

  • Carriage Maker


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

Bennink Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bennink Life Expectancy

What is the average Bennink lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Bennink life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Bennink in 1951 was 40, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bennink

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bennink 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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