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Binsfeld Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from any of the various places called Binsfeld, for example near Düren, Karlstadt, and Wittich. The first element of the place name is from Old High German binuz ‘reed’; the second is feld ‘open country’.

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

Similar surnames: Mansfield, Winfield, Weisfeld, Banfield, Denfeld, Benefield, Bergfeld

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Binsfeld Family Origin

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Binsfeld Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer and Teamster were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Binsfeld. The most common Binsfeld occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Binsfeld's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Teamster


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Binsfeld Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 889 census records available for the last name Binsfeld. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Binsfeld 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 216 immigration records available for the last name Binsfeld. 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 142 military records available for the last name Binsfeld. For the veterans among your Binsfeld ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Binsfeld Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Binsfeld life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Binsfeld in 1962 was 60, and 72 in 2004.

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