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Becken Name Meaning

North German: variant of Beck 6. Norwegian: habitational name for someone living at a farmstead named Bekken, from bekk ‘stream’.

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


Similar surnames: Beck, Bechen, Necker, Recker, Beckman, Beckey, Bergen, Buecker

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Becken Family Origin

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Becken Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Barber

    8%
  • Drygoods Merchant

    8%
  • Grocer

    8%

In 1880, Farmer, Barber and Drygoods Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Becken. A less common occupation for the Becken family was Grocer. The most common Becken occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Becken's were Farmers.

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Becken Historical Records

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Becken Life Expectancy

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