Bevington Family History

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Bevington Name Meaning

English (southwest Midlands): habitational name from either of two places, in Warwickshire and Gloucestershire, named Bevington, from the Old English personal name Beofa + Old English -ing- implying association + tun ‘settlement’.

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

Similar surnames: Bennington, Henington, Covington, Allington, Edington, Babington

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Bevington Family Origin

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Bevington Family Occupations

What did your Bevington ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Bevington occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 4% of Bevington's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Agricultl Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bevington. A less common occupation for the Bevington family was Glove Cutter.

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  • Coal Miner

  • Agricultl Labourer

  • Farmer

  • Glove Cutter


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

Bevington Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Bevington. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bevington 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Bevington. 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 Bevington. For the veterans among your Bevington ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bevington Life Expectancy

What is the average Bevington lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Bevington life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Bevington in 1945 was 19, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bevington

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bevington 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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