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Bechen Name Meaning

German: habitational name from Bechen in North Rhine-Westphalia or near Kempten in the Allgäu area.

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


Similar surnames: Becken, Becher, Buchen, Eichen, Bechel, Achen, Buche, Bergen, Boche

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Bechen Family Origin

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Bechen Family Occupations

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  • Farm Hand

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer At Mines

    25%
  • Taylor

    25%

In 1880, Farm Hand, Farmer and Laborer At Mines were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bechen. A less common occupation for the Bechen family was Taylor. The most common Bechen occupation in the USA was Farm Hand. 25% of Bechen's were Farm Hands.

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Bechen Historical Records

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Bechen Life Expectancy

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