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Bankston Name Meaning

Americanized form of Swedish Bengtsson (see Bengtson).

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


Similar surnames: Bankson, Bengston, Jansson, Benston, Backstrom, Winston, Buckson

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Bankston Family Origin

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Bankston Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    54%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bankston family was Farming. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bankston. The most common Bankston occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Bankston's were Farmers.

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Bankston Historical Records

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Bankston Life Expectancy

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