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Benisch Name Meaning

Eastern German: Germanized spelling of Czech and Slovak Beniš, a derivative of the personal name Benedikt (see Benedict).

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


Similar surnames: Benesch, Berish, Gensch, Benesh, Benis, Gentsch, Bence, Mensch, Besch

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Benisch Family Origin

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Benisch Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Keeping House

    22%
  • Butcher

    11%
  • Doctress

    11%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Benisch family was Doctress. Farmer, Keeping House and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Benisch. The most common Benisch occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Benisch's were Farmers.

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Benisch Historical Records

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Benisch Life Expectancy

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Famous Benisch Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)

Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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