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Beckham Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Norfolk named Beckham, from the Old English byname Becca (see Beck 4) + Old English ham ‘homestead’.

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


Similar surnames: Peckham, Bickham, Bucknam, Blackham, Rackham, Benham, Wickham

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Beckham Family Origin

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Beckham Family Occupations

What did your Beckham ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Beckham occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Beckham's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Beckham. A less common occupation for the Beckham family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    55%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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Beckham Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Beckham ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Beckham Life Expectancy

What is the average Beckham lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, Beckham life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Beckham in 1950 was 54, and 77 in 2004.

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United States

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