Beus Family History

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Beus Name Meaning

Dutch and German: patronymic from the Old Frisian personal name Boy(e) (see Bey).

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

Similar surnames: Brus, Bess, Reus, Beu, Bens, Beins, Abels, Hees, Bean, Boss

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Beus Family Origin

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Beus Family Occupations

What did your Beus ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Beus family was Carpenter. Farmer, Blacksmith and Bookkeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Beus. The most common Beus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Beus's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Bookkeeper

  • Carpenter


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

Beus Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Beus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Beus 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 337 immigration records available for the last name Beus. 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 368 military records available for the last name Beus. For the veterans among your Beus ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Beus Life Expectancy

What is the average Beus lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Beus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Beus in 1965 was 65, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Beus

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Beus 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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