Beath Name Meaning

Scottish: either a habitational name from Beath in Fife or a reduced form of McBeath, a variant of McBeth.

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


Similar surnames: Bath, Beat, Beth, Beith, Beaton, Reach, Beaty, Heath, Beach, Keath

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Beath Family Origin

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Beath Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Baker

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Baker and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Beath. The most common Beath occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Beath's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Beath family was Laborer.

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Beath Historical Records

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Beath Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Beath life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Beath in 1951 was 48, and 89 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Beath

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