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Beshears Family History

Beshears Name Meaning
Americanized variant of French Bouchard or Brasseur.

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

45,628 Historical Documents with Beshears on Ancestry.com
9,522 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,320 Military Records
157 Immigration Records
4,822 Census and Voter Lists
29,807 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Beshears Families

  • Number of Beshears families
     20 - 38
     7 - 19
     1 - 6
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Beshears last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Beshears Family Origin

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Beshears Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Beshears Civil War Service Records

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