Beaty Family History

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Beaty Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: variant spelling of Beatty.

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

Similar surnames: Baty, Yeats, Beath, Beat, Mealy, Deacy, Dealy, Keath, Fealy, Best

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Beaty Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Beaty name?

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

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Norway


  • Sweden


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Beaty Family Origin

Where is the Beaty family from?

Beaty Family Occupations

What did your Beaty ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Beaty. A less common occupation for the Beaty family was Farming. The most common Beaty occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Beaty's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farming


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

Beaty Historical Records

What Beaty family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 74,000 census records available for the last name Beaty. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Beaty 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Beaty. 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 14,000 military records available for the last name Beaty. For the veterans among your Beaty ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Beaty Life Expectancy

What is the average Beaty lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Beaty life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Beaty in 1943 was 38, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Beaty

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Beaty 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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