Bentzinger Family History

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Bentzinger Name Meaning

Variant spelling of German Benzinger.

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


Similar surnames: Bensinger, Benziger, Benzinger, Berringer, Benninger, Pensinger

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Bentzinger Family Origin

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Bentzinger Family Occupations

What did your Bentzinger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bentzinger family was Retired Farmer. The most common Bentzinger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Bentzinger's were Farmers. Farmer, Butcher and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bentzinger.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Butcher

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Retired Farmer

    13%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Bentzinger ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Bentzinger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bentzinger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bentzinger 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Bentzinger. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Bentzinger. For the veterans among your Bentzinger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bentzinger Life Expectancy

What is the average Bentzinger lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Bentzinger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Bentzinger in 1947 was 49, and 60 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bentzinger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bentzinger 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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