Beavin Family History

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Beavin Name Meaning

Welsh: variant spelling of Bevan. English (of Norman origin): nickname for a wine drinker, from Old French bei(vre), boi(vre) ‘to drink’ + vin ‘wine’.

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

Similar surnames: Beaven, Boivin, Beavan, Beaver, Belvin, Bean, Bain, Bellin, Savin

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Beavin Family Origin

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Beavin Family Occupations

What did your Beavin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Beavin family was Keeping House. The most common Beavin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Beavin's were Farmers. Farmer, Works On Farm and Day Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Beavin.

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  • Farmer

  • Works On Farm

  • Day Laborer

  • Keeping House


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Beavin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Beavin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Beavin 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 170 immigration records available for the last name Beavin. 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 406 military records available for the last name Beavin. For the veterans among your Beavin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Beavin Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Beavin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Beavin in 1963 was 86, and 63 in 2004.

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