Beckey Family History

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Beckey Name Meaning

English (Somerset): unexplained. Probably an altered spelling of German Becke, a variant of Beck.

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

Similar surnames: Beckley, Berkey, Becket, Beckes, Beckel, Buckey, Becken, Rickey

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Beckey Family Origin

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Beckey Family Occupations

What did your Beckey ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Farm Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Beckey. 8% of Beckey men worked as a Farm Labourer and 55% of Beckey women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Beckey were Glover Fur Cutter and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Farm Labourer
  • Bus Driver
  • Cowman
  • Glover Fur Cutter

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Domestic Servant Duties
  • Housewife

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Beckey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Beckey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Beckey 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 268 immigration records available for the last name Beckey. 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 322 military records available for the last name Beckey. For the veterans among your Beckey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Beckey Life Expectancy

What is the average Beckey lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Beckey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Beckey in 1954 was 50, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Beckey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Beckey 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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