Bennitt Family History

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Bennitt Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Bennett.

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

Similar surnames: Bernitt, Bennet, Bennight, Jennett, Bennetts, Tennent, Sennott

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Bennitt Family Origin

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Bennitt Family Occupations

What did your Bennitt ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Bennitt family was Engine Fitter. Labourer, Agricultural Labourer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bennitt. The most common Bennitt occupation in the UK was Labourer. 8% of Bennitt's were Labourers.

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  • Labourer

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Carpenter

  • Engine Fitter


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

Bennitt Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Bennitt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bennitt 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 696 immigration records available for the last name Bennitt. 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 Bennitt. For the veterans among your Bennitt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bennitt Life Expectancy

What is the average Bennitt lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Bennitt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Bennitt in 1963 was 67, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bennitt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bennitt 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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