Beckom Family History

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Beckom Name Meaning

Variant spelling of English Beckham. Possibly an Americanized spelling of Norwegian Bekkum (see Beckum).

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


Similar surnames: Beckum, Becket, Beckey, Beckes, Beckham, Backen, Becken, Beson, Becks

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Beckom Family Origin

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Beckom Family Occupations

What did your Beckom ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Beckom occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Beckom's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Beckom. A less common occupation for the Beckom family was Farm Hand.

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Farm Laborer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Farm Hand

    7%

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

Beckom Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Beckom Life Expectancy

What is the average Beckom lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Beckom life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Beckom in 1963 was 89, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Beckom

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Beckom 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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