Beyea Family History

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Beyea Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Probably of French origin, but unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Alyea, Belyea, Boyea, Cayea, Beyda, Bethea, Beyke, Belyeu, Blea

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Beyea Family Origin

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Beyea Family Occupations

What did your Beyea ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Beyea occupation in Canada was Farmer. 67% of Beyea's were Farmers. Farmer and Farmer Son were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Beyea. A less common occupation for the Beyea family was Son.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Farmer Son

    17%
  • Son

    17%

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

Beyea Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Beyea Life Expectancy

What is the average Beyea lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Beyea life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Beyea in 1959 was 53, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Beyea

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Beyea 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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