Beaven Family History

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Beaven Name Meaning

Mostly a variant spelling of Welsh Bevan, but possibly in some cases of English Beavin.

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

Similar surnames: Beavan, Beaver, Beavin, Heaven, Bever, Eavey, Biven, Headen, Leaver

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Beaven Family Origin

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Beaven Family Occupations

What did your Beaven ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Beaven family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Beaven. The most common Beaven occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Beaven's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Blacksmith


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

Beaven Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 26,000 census records available for the last name Beaven. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Beaven 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Beaven. 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 Beaven. For the veterans among your Beaven ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Beaven Life Expectancy

What is the average Beaven lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Beaven life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Beaven in 1955 was 38, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Beaven

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Beaven 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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