Bense Name Meaning

French: see Bence. German: variant of Bensen.

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


Similar surnames: Bence, Benne, Beese, Banse, Bensen, Hense, Bose, Sens, Jenke, Bene

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Bense Family Origin

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Bense Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Baker

    11%
  • Printer

    11%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bense family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Baker and Printer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bense. The most common Bense occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Bense's were Farmers.

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Bense Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Bense life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Bense in 1962 was 69, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bense

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