Bingaman Family History

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Bingaman Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Bingemann, probably a habitational name for someone from any of the various places called Bingen or Bingum, or a topographic name from Binge ‘trench’, applied also to a kettle-shaped depression or a collapsed shaft in a mine (see Bingel).

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

Similar surnames: Klingaman, Bingman, Brugman, Tangeman, Lineman, Bingham, Branaman

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Bingaman Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Bingaman name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Bingaman. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Italy


  • France


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Bingaman Family Origin

Where is the Bingaman family from?

Bingaman Family Occupations

What did your Bingaman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bingaman. The most common Bingaman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Bingaman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bingaman family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farming


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

Bingaman Historical Records

What Bingaman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Bingaman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bingaman 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 458 immigration records available for the last name Bingaman. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Bingaman. For the veterans among your Bingaman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bingaman Life Expectancy

What is the average Bingaman lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Bingaman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Bingaman in 1940 was 49, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bingaman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bingaman 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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