Beas Family History

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Beas Name Meaning

Spanish (common in Mexico): habitational name from any of the places in Andalusia named Beas. Variant spelling of English Bees. Possibly also a variant spelling of German Bies.

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

Similar surnames: Bias, Bear, Beal, Meas, Bean, Beans, Bears, Bess, Deal, Bras

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Beas Family Origin

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Beas Family Occupations

What did your Beas ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Seamstress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Beas. 46% of Beas men worked as a Laborer and 25% of Beas women worked as a Seamstress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Beas were Labor and Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Clerk
  • Labor

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Seamstress
  • Housekeeper
  • Nurse
  • Teacher

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Beas Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Beas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Beas 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 511 immigration records available for the last name Beas. 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 Beas. For the veterans among your Beas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Beas Life Expectancy

What is the average Beas lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Beas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Beas in 1960 was 72, and 66 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Beas 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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