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Beetham Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Beetham in Cumbria, probably named from a dative plural form, bjothum, of an Old Norse beth ‘embankment’, i.e. ‘(place near) the embankments’.

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

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Beetham Family Origin

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Beetham Family Occupations

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  • Keeping House

    50%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Stone Cutter

    25%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Beetham family was Stone Cutter. The most common Beetham occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 50% of Beetham's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Beetham.

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Beetham Historical Records

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Beetham Life Expectancy

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