Beeby Family History

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Beeby Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Leicestershire named Beeby, from Old English beo ‘bee’ + Old Norse býr ‘settlement’, ‘village’.

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

Similar surnames: Welby, Bigby, Bielby, Selby, Busby, Denby, Bagby, Newby, Hemby, Beery

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Beeby Family Origin

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Beeby Family Occupations

What did your Beeby ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Beeby family was Coal Merchant. The most common Beeby occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 9% of Beeby's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Beeby.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Farmer

  • Labourer

  • Coal Merchant


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

Beeby Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 18,000 census records available for the last name Beeby. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Beeby 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Beeby. 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 Beeby. For the veterans among your Beeby ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Beeby Life Expectancy

What is the average Beeby lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Beeby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Beeby in 1947 was 81, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Beeby

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Beeby 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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