Beacham Family History

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Beacham Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Beauchamp.

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


Similar surnames: Beachem, Beecham, Beachum, Meacham, Beacher, Burcham, Beachy, Mecham

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Beacham Family Origin

Where is the Beacham family from?

Beacham Family Occupations

What did your Beacham ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Beacham occupation in the UK was Labourer. 6% of Beacham's were Labourers. Labourer, Farmer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Beacham. A less common occupation for the Beacham family was Coal Miner.

View Census data for Beacham | Data not to scale

  • Labourer

    6%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Coal Miner

    4%

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

Beacham Historical Records

What Beacham family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Beacham. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Beacham census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Beacham

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Beacham. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, 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 Beacham. For the veterans among your Beacham ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Beacham Life Expectancy

What is the average Beacham lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Beacham life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Beacham in 1943 was 52, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Beacham

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Beacham 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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