Bines Family History

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Bines Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): metronymic from the Yiddish female personal name Bine (from Yiddish bin ‘bee’, used as a translation of the Hebrew female personal name Devora ‘Deborah’, the literal meaning of which is ‘bee’). Bine is often folk-etymologized as being from the Hebrew noun bina ‘understanding’.

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

Similar surnames: Brines, Mines, Bones, Pines, Baines, Hines, Banes, Bies, Benes, Biles

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Bines Family Origin

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Bines Family Occupations

What did your Bines ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Bines family was Ag Labourer. The most common Bines occupation in the UK was Carpenter. 8% of Bines's were Carpenters. Carpenter, Farm Bailiff and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bines.

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  • Carpenter

  • Farm Bailiff

  • Labourer

  • Ag Labourer


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

Bines Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Bines. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bines 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 819 immigration records available for the last name Bines. 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 Bines. For the veterans among your Bines ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bines Life Expectancy

What is the average Bines lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Bines life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Bines in 1947 was 36, and 48 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bines

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bines 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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