Beale Family History

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Beale Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Beal.

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

Similar surnames: Beall, Beagle, Veale, Deale, Bale, Beare, Seale, Beales, Beal, Neale

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Beale Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Beale name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Beale. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Cameroon, Congo, & Southern Bantu Peoples


  • Benin/Togo


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Beale Family Origin

Where is the Beale family from?

Beale Family Occupations

What did your Beale ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Beale. A less common occupation for the Beale family was Farm Laborer. The most common Beale occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Beale's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farm Laborer


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

Beale Historical Records

What Beale family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 135,000 census records available for the last name Beale. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Beale 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 15,000 immigration records available for the last name Beale. 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 14,000 military records available for the last name Beale. For the veterans among your Beale ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Beale Life Expectancy

What is the average Beale lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Beale life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Beale in 1942 was 60, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Beale

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Beale 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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