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Where is the Benz family from?
You can see how Benz families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Benz family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Benz families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there was 1 Benz family living in New York. This was 100% of all the recorded Benz's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Benz families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Benz surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Benz. 13% of Benz men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Benz women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Benz were Salesman and Teacher.