Begun Name Meaning

Jewish (from Belarus): nickname from Belorussian begun ‘runner’, ‘one who walks quickly’.

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

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Begun Family Origin

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Begun Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Butcher

    13%
  • Dentist

    13%
  • Keeping House

    13%

In 1880, Farmer, Butcher and Dentist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Begun. A less common occupation for the Begun family was Keeping House. The most common Begun occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Begun's were Farmers.

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Begun Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Begun life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Begun in 1963 was 70, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Begun

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