Bendon Family History

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Bendon Name Meaning

English: probably a variant of Benden, which may be a habitational name from Benenden in Kent, named from the Old English personal name Bionna + -ing- denoting association with + denn ‘woodland pasture’.

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


Similar surnames: Benson, Benton, Hendon, Kenton, Brandon, Banton, Denton, Benston

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Bendon Family Origin

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Bendon Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Cigar Maker

    11%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%

In 1880, the most common Bendon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Bendon's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bendon family was Laborer. Farmer, Cigar Maker and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bendon.

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