Beckworth Family History

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Beckworth Name Meaning

English: variant of Beckwith, now found chiefly in Nottinghamshire.

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


Similar surnames: Beckwith, Bedsworth, Duckworth, Hawksworth, Foxworth, Markworth

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Beckworth Family Origin

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Beckworth Family Occupations

What did your Beckworth ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Beckworth occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 3% of Beckworth's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Beckworth family was Brass Finisher. Agricultural Labourer, Archetect & Surveyors Assitant and Bookseller Manager were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Beckworth.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Archetect & Surveyors Assitant

    3%
  • Bookseller Manager

    3%
  • Brass Finisher

    3%

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

Beckworth Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Beckworth Life Expectancy

What is the average Beckworth lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Beckworth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Beckworth in 1957 was 38, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Beckworth

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Beckworth 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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