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Bearden Name Meaning

Possibly an English habitational name, a variant of Barden, or from places in Devon and Cornwall called Beardon, from Old English burh ‘manor’ + dun ‘hill’. In the British Isles the surname is now rare occurring chiefly in Kent.

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


Similar surnames: Barden, Marden, Burden, Warden, Dearden, Borden, Beard, Harden

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Bearden Family Origin

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Bearden Family Occupations

What did your Bearden ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bearden occupation in the USA was Farmer. 59% of Bearden's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bearden family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bearden.

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  • Farmer

    59%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

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Bearden Historical Records

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Bearden Life Expectancy

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Between 1943 and 2004, Bearden life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Bearden in 1943 was 29, and 71 in 2004.

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