Benison Family History

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Benison Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Bennison. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Benenson.

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

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Benison Family Origin

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Benison Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Care Of Horses

    11%
  • Farming

    11%
  • Keeping House

    11%

In 1880, Farmer, Care Of Horses and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Benison. The most common Benison occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Benison's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Benison family was Keeping House.

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Benison Historical Records

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Benison Life Expectancy

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Famous Benison Family

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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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