Beamon Family History

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Beamon Name Meaning

Probably a variant spelling of Beeman.

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

Similar surnames: Beason, Beaman, Beson, Beman, Deaton, Beeman, Lemmon, Beldon, Beeson

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Beamon Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Beamon name?

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

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  • England & Wales


  • Cameroon, Congo, & Southern Bantu Peoples


  • Benin/Togo


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Mali


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Beamon Family Origin

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Beamon Family Occupations

What did your Beamon ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Beamon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Beamon's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Beamon. A less common occupation for the Beamon family was Physician.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Farm Laborer

  • Physician


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

Beamon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Beamon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Beamon 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 266 immigration records available for the last name Beamon. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Beamon. For the veterans among your Beamon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Beamon Life Expectancy

What is the average Beamon lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Beamon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Beamon in 1945 was 37, and 73 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Beamon 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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