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Bennison Family Origin

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Bennison Family Occupations

What did your Bennison ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Bennison. 13% of Bennison men worked as a General Labourer and 73% of Bennison women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bennison were Joiner and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
    13%
  • Painter decorator
    7%
  • Dairy Farmer
    7%
  • Joiner
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    73%
  • Domestic Servant
    2%
  • Incapacitated
    2%
  • Housewife
    2%

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

Bennison Historical Records

What Bennison family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 19,000 census records available for the last name Bennison. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bennison 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Bennison. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Bennison. For the veterans among your Bennison ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bennison Life Expectancy

What is the average Bennison lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Bennison life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Bennison in 1955 was 62, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bennison

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bennison 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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