Bentzen Family History

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Bentzen Name Meaning

Norwegian, Danish, and North German: variant spelling of Bentsen.

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


Similar surnames: Bentsen, Jentzen, Bentson, Arntzen, Jantzen, Mentzel, Bentz, Wentzel

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Bentzen Family Origin

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Bentzen Family Occupations

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  • Gardner

    50%
  • Keeping House

    25%
  • Miller

    25%

In 1880, the most common Bentzen occupation in the USA was Gardner. 50% of Bentzen's were Gardners. A less common occupation for the Bentzen family was Miller. Gardner and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bentzen.

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Bentzen Historical Records

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Bentzen Life Expectancy

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