Beauvais Family History

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Beauvais Name Meaning

French: habitational name from a place so named in Oise, or alternatively from any of numerous minor places throughout France named Beauvoir or Beauvir ‘lovely view’.

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


Similar surnames: Beaver, Beaulieu, Bevis, Blancas, Beaulac, Belval, Beaucage, Gervais

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Beauvais Family Origin

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Beauvais Family Occupations

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  • Cabinet Maker Employ 5 Men 1 Boy

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • French Polisher

    17%
  • Marquetterie Cutter

    17%

In 1881, the most common Beauvais occupation in the UK was Cabinet Maker Employ 5 Men 1 Boy. 17% of Beauvais's were Cabinet Maker Employ 5 Men 1 Boys. Cabinet Maker Employ 5 Men 1 Boy, Farmer and French Polisher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Beauvais. A less common occupation for the Beauvais family was Marquetterie Cutter.

Source: Census data for Beauvais | Data not to scale

Beauvais Historical Records

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Beauvais Life Expectancy

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