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Beetham Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Beetham in Cumbria, probably named from a dative plural form, bjothum, of an Old Norse beth ‘embankment’, i.e. ‘(place near) the embankments’.

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


Similar surnames: Bentham, Needham, Cheetham, Beckham, Benham, Statham, Feltham, Derham

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Beetham Family Origin

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Beetham Family Occupations

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  • Domestic

    50%
  • Servant

    50%

In 1881, the most common Beetham occupation in Canada was Domestic. 50% of Beetham's were Domestics. Domestic and Servant were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Beetham.

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Beetham Historical Records

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Beetham Life Expectancy

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