Bensman Family History

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Bensman Name Meaning

North German (Bensmann): variant of Bensemann, a compound of Bense + -man ‘man’.

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

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Bensman Family Origin

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Bensman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Boiler Maker

    17%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Keeping Store

    8%

In 1880, Farmer, Boiler Maker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bensman. A less common occupation for the Bensman family was Keeping Store. The most common Bensman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Bensman's were Farmers.

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Bensman Historical Records

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Bensman Life Expectancy

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Famous Bensman Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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