Behre Name Meaning

German and French (Alsace-Lorraine): variant of Baer.

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


Similar surnames: Behr, Bahre, Beere, Behne, Berge, Behnen, Beare, Behme, Behrle, Behm

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Behre Family Origin

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Behre Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    20%
  • Express Business

    10%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • Foreman-Coffee Mill

    10%

In 1880, the most common Behre occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 20% of Behre's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Behre family was Foreman-Coffee Mill. Carpenter, Express Business and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Behre.

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Behre Historical Records

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Behre Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2003, Behre life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Behre in 1956 was 48, and 81 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Behre

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