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Banyas Family History

Banyas Name Meaning
Hungarian (Bányás): from bánya ‘mine’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a miner or a topographic name for someone who lived near a mine.Americanized spelling of Hungarian Bányász, occupational name for a miner.

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

5,293 Historical Documents with Banyas on Ancestry.com
3,379 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
279 Military Records
269 Immigration Records
775 Census and Voter Lists
591 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Banyas Families

  • Number of Banyas families
     8 - 14
     3 - 7
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Banyas families
     3 - 2
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Banyas last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Banyas Family Origin

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Banyas Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Banyas

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Banyas Family Occupations

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Military Service by Banyas

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