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Bedgood Name Meaning

English: unexplained. Possibly a habitational name from an Anglicized form of the Welsh place name Betws-y-coed ‘prayer house in the wood’.

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


Similar surnames: Bedford, Redwood, Benford, Haygood, Elwood, Heywood, Medford, Redmond

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Bedgood Family Origin

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Bedgood Family Occupations

What did your Bedgood ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bedgood occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Bedgood's were Farmers. Farmer, Labor Farm and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bedgood. A less common occupation for the Bedgood family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Labor Farm

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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

Bedgood Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bedgood. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bedgood 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Bedgood. 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 Bedgood. For the veterans among your Bedgood ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bedgood Life Expectancy

What is the average Bedgood lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Bedgood life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Bedgood in 1955 was 57, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bedgood

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bedgood 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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