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

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Bookkeeper

    6%
  • Carpenter

    6%

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In 1880, 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. A less common occupation for the Beus family was Carpenter.

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Beus Historical Records

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Beus Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1965 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Beus

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