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Beckius Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements bäck ‘stream’ + the common suffix of family names -ius.

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


Similar surnames: Beckman, Beckles, Beck, Beckum, Jenkins, Berkes, Belkin, Beckley

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Beckius Family Origin

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Beckius Family Occupations

What did your Beckius ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Beckius occupation in the USA was Laborer. 33% of Beckius's were Laborers. Laborer and Saloon Keeper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Beckius. A less common occupation for the Beckius family was Zinc Smelter.

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  • Laborer

    33%
  • Saloon Keeper

    33%
  • Zinc Smelter

    33%

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Beckius Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Beckius. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Beckius 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Beckius. 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 Beckius. For the veterans among your Beckius ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Beckius Life Expectancy

What is the average Beckius lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Beckius life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Beckius in 1952 was 63, and 79 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Beckius 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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