Beeley Family History

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Beeley Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Beeley in Derbyshire, which is named with the Old English personal names Beage (female) or Bega (male) + leah ‘woodland clearing’.

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

Similar surnames: Betley, Bexley, Seeley, Batley, Berkeley, Bewley, Berley, Tenley

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Beeley Family Origin

Where is the Beeley family from?

Beeley Family Occupations

What did your Beeley ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Cotton Operative and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Beeley. A less common occupation for the Beeley family was Agricultural Labourer. The most common Beeley occupation in the UK was Farmer. 4% of Beeley's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Cotton Operative

  • Grocer

  • Agricultural Labourer


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

Beeley Historical Records

What Beeley family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Beeley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Beeley 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 873 immigration records available for the last name Beeley. 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 823 military records available for the last name Beeley. For the veterans among your Beeley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Beeley Life Expectancy

What is the average Beeley lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Beeley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Beeley in 1962 was 81, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Beeley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Beeley 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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