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Benitz Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of two places so named near Gifhorn and Güstrow in northern Germany.

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


Similar surnames: Beitz, Rentz, Zeitz, Dewitz, Peitz, Kemnitz, Bitz, Reitz, Britz

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Benitz Family Origin

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Benitz Family Occupations

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  • Coach Builder

    13%
  • Fancy Baker

    13%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Locksmith

    13%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Benitz family was Locksmith. The most common Benitz occupation in the USA was Coach Builder. 13% of Benitz's were Coach Builders. Coach Builder, Fancy Baker and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Benitz.

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Benitz Historical Records

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Benitz Life Expectancy

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Famous Benitz Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)

Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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