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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

Similar surnames: Banyai, Banda, Banos, Panas, Banks, Balas, Barras, Barlas, Byas

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Banyas Family Origin

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Banyas Family Occupations

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Banyas Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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There are 282 military records available for the last name Banyas. For the veterans among your Banyas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Banyas Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Banyas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Banyas in 1949 was 46, and 81 in 2004.

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