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Beier Family History

Beier Name Meaning
German, Danish, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Bayer.

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

75,250 Historical Documents with Beier on Ancestry.com
33,340 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
4,159 Military Records
3,430 Immigration Records
10,093 Census and Voter Lists
24,228 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Beier Families

  • Number of Beier families
     20 - 37
     7 - 19
     1 - 6
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Beier families
     4 - 6
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Beier families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Beier census records

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Beier Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Beier families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival, and destination.

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Beier Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Beier families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Beier

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Beier Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Beier census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Beier ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

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Beier Civil War Service Records

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You can find out if your ancestors came primarily from the North of the South.

Military records can tell you an ancestor's birthplace, occupation, and even physical description.

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