Beins Family History

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Beins Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: patronymic from the personal name Bein, a reduced form of Bernhard.

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

Similar surnames: Berns, Bein, Weins, Bens, Heins, Bennis, Sens, Reins, Benns, Heine

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Beins Family Origin

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Beins Family Occupations

What did your Beins ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Beins occupation in the UK was Carter. 50% of Beins's were Carters. Carter and Minder (Cotton Spinner) were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Beins.

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  • Carter

  • Minder (Cotton Spinner)


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Beins Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Beins. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Beins 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 335 immigration records available for the last name Beins. 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 359 military records available for the last name Beins. For the veterans among your Beins ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Beins Life Expectancy

What is the average Beins lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Beins life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Beins in 1956 was 53, and 70 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Beins 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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