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Benbow Name Meaning

English (Shropshire): from Middle English bend(en) ‘to bend’ + bowe ‘bow’, hence a metonymic occupational name for an archer.

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

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Benbow Family Origin

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Benbow Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Farming

    4%
  • Painter

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Benbow. A less common occupation for the Benbow family was Painter. The most common Benbow occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Benbow's were Farmers.

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Benbow Historical Records

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Benbow Life Expectancy

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