Beukema Family History

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Beukema Name Meaning

Frisian: topographic name for someone who lived by a beech tree or beech wood, from beuk ‘beech’ + ma ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Berkman, Beckman, Barkema, Berkes, Feikema, Balkema, Bereza, Breuker

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Beukema Family Origin

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Beukema Family Occupations

What did your Beukema ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Beukema family was Milk Man. Farmer and Keep House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Beukema. The most common Beukema occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Beukema's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Keep House

    25%
  • Milk Man

    25%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

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

Beukema Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Beukema Life Expectancy

What is the average Beukema lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Beukema life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Beukema in 1954 was 30, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Beukema

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Beukema 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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