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Bennigsen Family History

Bennigsen Name Meaning

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

1,096 Historical Documents with Bennigsen on Ancestry.com
343 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
9 Military Records
46 Immigration Records
192 Census and Voter Lists
506 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Bennigsen Families

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

Bennigsen census records

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Bennigsen Family Origin

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Bennigsen Immigration Information

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You can find out when most of the Bennigsen families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

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Average Life Expectancy for Bennigsen

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Bennigsen Family Occupations

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

Military Service by Bennigsen

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