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Beaston Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the various places called Beeston (the more common form of the family name in England). Most of them, for example those in Bedfordshire, Norfolk, Nottinghamshire, and West Yorkshire, are named with Old English beos ‘rough grass’ + tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’. The one in Cheshire is probably named with Old English byge ‘trade’, ‘commerce’ + stan ‘stone’, meaning ‘rock where a market was held’. A few other Beestons have different derivations.

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

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Beaston Family Origin

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Beaston Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • Labourer

    8%
  • Boat Man

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Labourer and Boat Man were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Beaston. The most common Beaston occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Beaston's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Beaston family was Carpenter.

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Beaston Life Expectancy

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