Binns Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire): patronymic from the Middle English personal name Binne, Old English Binna (of uncertain origin). Altered spelling of German and Swiss Binz.

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


Similar surnames: Benns, Biss, Benn, Minns, Kinne, Ginn, Finn, Zins, Berns, Bivens

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Binns Family Origin

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Binns Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Farming

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Keeping House

    3%

In 1880, the most common Binns occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Binns's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Binns family was Keeping House. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Binns.

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Binns Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Binns life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Binns in 1942 was 53, and 67 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Binns

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