Bennink Family History

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Bennink Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic from a short form of Bernhard.

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

Similar surnames: Benning, Bennis, Beining, Mentink, Wenning, Penning, Bernick, Jenning

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Bennink Family Origin

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Bennink Family Occupations

What did your Bennink ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Bennink. 25% of Bennink men worked as a Farmer and 19% of Bennink women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bennink were Farming and Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Farm Laborer
  • Farming

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Housework
  • Housekeeper
  • Teacher

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Bennink Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Bennink. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bennink census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 368 immigration records available for the last name Bennink. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 199 military records available for the last name Bennink. For the veterans among your Bennink ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bennink Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Bennink life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Bennink in 1951 was 40, and 73 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bennink ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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