Beha Family History

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Beha Name Meaning

German: one of many variants of Boehm.

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


Similar surnames: Beh, Behe, Behm, Behn, Behr, Behl, Beck, Bihm, Bahr, Bahe

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Beha Family Origin

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Beha Family Occupations

What did your Beha ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Dock Labourer Heavy W and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Beha. 17% of Beha men worked as a Dock Labourer Heavy W and 39% of Beha women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Beha were Bricklayers Labourer Heavy W and Cable Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Dock Labourer Heavy W
    17%
  • Watchmaker
    17%
  • Bench Fitter Machanist
    9%
  • Bricklayers Labourer Heavy W
    9%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    39%
  • Housewife
    16%
  • At School
    8%
  • Cable Worker
    8%

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

Beha Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Beha. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Beha 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 287 immigration records available for the last name Beha. 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 612 military records available for the last name Beha. For the veterans among your Beha ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Beha Life Expectancy

What is the average Beha lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Beha life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Beha in 1965 was 53, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Beha

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Beha 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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