Bynum Family History

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Bynum Name Meaning

Probably Welsh, a variant spelling of Beynon (see Bennion).

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

Similar surnames: Baum, Bainum, Burnum, Byous, Borum, Byus, Byrum, Bynes, Buynak, Brum

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Bynum Family Origin

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Bynum Family Occupations

What did your Bynum ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bynum occupation in the USA was Farmer. 51% of Bynum's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bynum family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bynum.

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  • Farming

  • Farm Laborer


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Bynum Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 37,000 census records available for the last name Bynum. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bynum 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Bynum. 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 10,000 military records available for the last name Bynum. For the veterans among your Bynum ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bynum Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Bynum life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Bynum in 1944 was 39, and 71 in 2004.

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