Beason Family History

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Beason Name Meaning

Probably a variant spelling of the English surname Beeson, itself a variant of Beeston (see Beaston).

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

Similar surnames: Beeson, Beson, Reason, Beaston, Beamon, Neason, Meason, Elson, Berton

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Beason Family Origin

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Beason Family Occupations

What did your Beason ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Beason occupation in the UK was Bricklayer. 11% of Beason's were Bricklayers. Bricklayer, Annuitant and Assistant Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Beason. A less common occupation for the Beason family was Card Room Jobber In Cotton Mill.

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  • Bricklayer

  • Annuitant

  • Assistant Baker

  • Card Room Jobber In Cotton Mill


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

Beason Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 22,000 census records available for the last name Beason. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Beason 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 984 immigration records available for the last name Beason. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Beason. For the veterans among your Beason ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Beason Life Expectancy

What is the average Beason lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Beason life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Beason in 1944 was 23, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Beason

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Beason 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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