Beatson Family History

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Beatson Name Meaning

Scottish and English: patronymic from the personal name Beat (see Beat).

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


Similar surnames: Betson, Bason, Searson, Branson, Pearson, Seaton, Beaton, Batson

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Beatson Family Origin

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Beatson Family Occupations

What did your Beatson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Beatson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Beatson's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Boarding House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Beatson. A less common occupation for the Beatson family was Coal Dealer.

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Boarding House

    8%
  • Coal Dealer

    8%

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

Beatson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Beatson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Beatson census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Beatson

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Beatson. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Beatson. For the veterans among your Beatson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Beatson Life Expectancy

What is the average Beatson lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Beatson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Beatson in 1964 was 81, and 68 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Beatson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Beatson 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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