Becks Name Meaning

variant of German or English Beck. The origin and significance of the final -s is unclear. variant of Dutch Beek.

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

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Becks Family Origin

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Becks Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    26%
  • Farmer

    14%
  • Jeweler

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Jeweler were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Becks. A less common occupation for the Becks family was Keeping House. The most common Becks occupation in the USA was Laborer. 26% of Becks's were Laborers.

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Between 1963 and 2004, Becks life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Becks in 1963 was 72, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Becks

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