Benik Name Meaning

Czech and Slovak (Beník); Polish: from a pet form of the Latin personal name Benedictus ‘blessed’ (see Benedict).

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

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Benik Family Origin

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Benik Family Occupations

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  • Grocer

    33%
  • Miner

    33%
  • Moulder

    33%

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In 1881, Grocer and Miner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Benik. The most common Benik occupation in Canada was Grocer. 33% of Benik's were Grocers. A less common occupation for the Benik family was Moulder.

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Benik Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Benik life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Benik in 1950 was 43, and 89 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Benik

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