Beem Family History

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Beem Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: ethnic name for a native or inhabitant of Bohemia. Compare Boehm.

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


Similar surnames: Beer, Bem, Behm, Beam, Been, Bies, Deem, Bee, Teem, Beek

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Beem Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Beem name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Beem. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales

    56%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    18%

  • Germanic Europe

    10%

  • Sweden

    4%

  • Norway

    4%

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Beem Family Origin

Where is the Beem family from?

Beem Family Occupations

What did your Beem ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Beem occupation in the UK was Steam Vessel Foreman. 100% of Beem's were Steam Vessel Foremans.

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  • Steam Vessel Foreman

    100%

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

Beem Historical Records

What Beem family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Beem. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Beem 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 622 immigration records available for the last name Beem. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Beem. For the veterans among your Beem ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Beem Life Expectancy

What is the average Beem lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Beem life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Beem in 1952 was 47, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Beem

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Beem 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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