Bearman Family History

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Bearman Name Meaning

occupational name for a keeper of a dancing bear or one who kept bears for baiting (see Bear). variant of Berman 3.

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

Similar surnames: Berman, Beerman, Bermann, Behrman, Barman, Dearman, Spearman, Beauman

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Bearman Family Origin

Where is the Bearman family from?

Bearman Family Occupations

What did your Bearman ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Bearman family was Hotell Keeper. The most common Bearman occupation in Canada was Farmer. 36% of Bearman's were Farmers. Farmer, Student and Gentleman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bearman.

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  • Farmer

  • Student

  • Gentleman

  • Hotell Keeper


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

Bearman Historical Records

What Bearman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 20,000 census records available for the last name Bearman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bearman 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Bearman. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Bearman. For the veterans among your Bearman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bearman Life Expectancy

What is the average Bearman lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Bearman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Bearman in 1961 was 54, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bearman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bearman 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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