Beek Name Meaning

habitational name from any of various places called Beek, in Limburg, Gelderland, and North Brabant. topographic name for someone who lived by a stream or creek, beek.

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


Similar surnames: Beck, Beer, Berk, Reek, Week, Bezek, Belt, Beed, Seek, Been

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Beek Family Origin

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Beek Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Tailor

    6%

In 1880, the most common Beek occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Beek's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Beek family was Tailor. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Beek.

Source: Census data for Beek | Data not to scale

Beek Historical Records

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Beek Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Beek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Beek in 1957 was 47, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Beek

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