History of your Surname
Get access to Beeton family records.Start a 14-Day Free Trial

Beeton Family History

Beeton Surname Meaning

English (Cambridgeshire and Suffolk): from the Middle English personal name Beton (a diminutive of Bete a pet form of Beatrice ) or a variant of Beaton .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Betton, Beeson, Berton, Seeton, Benton, Been, Setton, Keeton, Beaton

Search for a relative to learn more about your family history.

Hint: Try searching for a relative alive in 1940.

Black & white image of a young woman scientist

Where is the Beeton family from?

You can see how Beeton families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Beeton family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Beeton families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1911 there were 11 Beeton families living in Ontario. This was about 39% of all the recorded Beeton's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Beeton families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Beeton surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Beeton ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the Canada named Beeton. 70% of Beeton men worked as a Farmer. .

View Census Data for Beeton | Data not to scale

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

Top Male Occupations In 1921

  • Farmer
    70%
  • Labourer
    30%
Black & white image of two construction labourers

What Beeton family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 17,000 census records available for the last name Beeton. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Beeton census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search Canadian census records for Beeton

Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Beeton. 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.

View all Beeton immigration records

Draft Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Beeton. For the veterans among your Beeton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Beeton military records

You've only scratched the surface of Beeton family history

Discover More

What is the average Beeton lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Beeton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Beeton in 1962 was 76, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Beeton

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in the Beeton family tree

Explore Your Tree

Browse profiles of historical people with the Beeton last name

Search for another surname
Enter last name/surname
Start a 14-Day Free Trial