Beacom Family History

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Beacom Name Meaning

Northern Irish: variant of Beauchamp.

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


Similar surnames: Beachem, Beacham, Neason, Beachum, Beason, Beckom, Macom, Easom

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Beacom Family Origin

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Beacom Family Occupations

What did your Beacom ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Beacom. A less common occupation for the Beacom family was Minister. The most common Beacom occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Beacom's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Minister

    6%

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

Beacom Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Beacom. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Beacom 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Beacom. 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 Beacom. For the veterans among your Beacom ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Beacom Life Expectancy

What is the average Beacom lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Beacom life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Beacom in 1954 was 34, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Beacom

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Beacom 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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