Bienvenu Family History

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Bienvenu Name Meaning

French: from the personal name Bienvenu (feminine Bienvenue) meaning ‘welcome’, an omen name given to a much wanted child.

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


Similar surnames: Benvenuto, Bienvenue, Vienneau, Levens, Bignell, Baenen, Bingen

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Bienvenu Family Origin

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Bienvenu Family Occupations

What did your Bienvenu ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bienvenu family was At Home. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bienvenu. The most common Bienvenu occupation in the USA was Farmer. 14% of Bienvenu's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • At Home

    7%

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

Bienvenu Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bienvenu Life Expectancy

What is the average Bienvenu lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Bienvenu life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Bienvenu in 1944 was 35, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bienvenu

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bienvenu 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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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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