Origins of the Bennis surname

About the Bennises

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    OrkneyShetlandHighlandsWestern IslesGrampianTaysideCentralStrathclydeFifeLothianBordersDumfriesNorth East 5North WestIsle of ManYorkshire 46East Midlands 2West Midlands 8East 12London 47South East 12South West 3South Wales 4Mid WalesWest WalesNorth WalesRepublic of IrelandNorthern Ireland

    In 1921, most Bennises lived in london

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    Ernest H


    Emily F

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    Common jobs for Bennises

    Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

    Commmon female occupations for Bennises in 1921





    Living On Own Means




    House Servant


    Commmon male occupations for Bennises in 1921

    Coal Miner


    Wood Turner


    Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers


    Compositor Son


    Skilled Mechanics And Repairmen


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