Beeler Family History

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Beeler Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Biehler (see Buehler). Possibly a habitational name for someone from places called Bielen, Bielau, or Biehla, all in eastern Germany, or from Biel in Switzerland. Compare Bieler 3.

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


Similar surnames: Bieler, Peeler, Behler, Betler, Beehler, Bealer, Keeler, Beller

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Beeler Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Beeler name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Beeler. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales

    53%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    18%

  • Germanic Europe

    11%

  • Eastern Europe & Russia

    3%

  • Norway

    3%

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Beeler Family Origin

Where is the Beeler family from?

Beeler Family Occupations

What did your Beeler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Beeler family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Beeler. The most common Beeler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Beeler's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

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

Beeler Historical Records

What Beeler family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 30,000 census records available for the last name Beeler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Beeler 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 Beeler. 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 7,000 military records available for the last name Beeler. For the veterans among your Beeler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Beeler Life Expectancy

What is the average Beeler lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Beeler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Beeler in 1948 was 48, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Beeler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Beeler 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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