Benet Name Meaning

Catalan: from the Catalan form of the Latin personal name Benedictus (see Benedict). English: variant of Bennett.

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


Similar surnames: Benes, Bene, Bonet, Bendt, Genet, Bennet, Berney, Benito, Best, Benak

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Benet Family Origin

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Benet Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Carpenter

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Benet. A less common occupation for the Benet family was Carpenter. The most common Benet occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Benet's were Farmers.

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Benet Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1965 and 2004, Benet life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Benet in 1965 was 79, and 87 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Benet

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