Began Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Irish Begin or Beaghan (see Behan).

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

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Began Family Origin

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Began Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    30%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • Clerk In Store

    5%
  • Farming

    5%

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Clerk In Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Began. A less common occupation for the Began family was Farming. The most common Began occupation in the USA was Laborer. 30% of Began's were Laborers.

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Began Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1966 and 2004, Began life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Began in 1966 was 58, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Began

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