Bevens Family History

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Bevens Name Meaning

English: variant of Bivens.

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

Similar surnames: Bevels, Evens, Bivens, Bevans, Blevens, Bevins, Levens, Levene

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Bevens Family Origin

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Bevens Family Occupations

What did your Bevens ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Bevens. 7% of Bevens men worked as a General Labourer and 46% of Bevens women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bevens were Barge Builders Labourer and Canteen Cook

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Lorry Driver
  • Odd Worker Down Colliery
  • Barge Builders Labourer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Builders Clerk
  • Canteen Cook

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

Bevens Historical Records

What Bevens family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Bevens. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bevens 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 575 immigration records available for the last name Bevens. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Bevens. For the veterans among your Bevens ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bevens Life Expectancy

What is the average Bevens lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Bevens life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Bevens in 1953 was 48, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bevens

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bevens 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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