Beachum Family History

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Beachum Name Meaning

Altered spelling of English Beauchamp.

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


Similar surnames: Beacham, Beachem, Beachy, Beecham, Meachum, Badham, Beacher, Beckum

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Beachum Family Origin

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Beachum Family Occupations

What did your Beachum ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Beachum family was Farming. The most common Beachum occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Beachum's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Beachum.

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Farm Laborer

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Farming

    8%

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

Beachum Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Beachum. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Beachum census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Beachum

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Beachum. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, 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 Beachum. For the veterans among your Beachum ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Beachum Life Expectancy

What is the average Beachum lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Beachum life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Beachum in 1951 was 34, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Beachum

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Beachum 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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