Beha Family History

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Beha Name Meaning

German: one of many variants of Boehm.

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


Similar surnames: Beh, Behe, Behm, Behn, Behr, Behl, Beck, Bihm, Bahr, Bahe

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Beha Family Origin

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Beha Family Occupations

What did your Beha ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Beha. The most common Beha occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Beha's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Beha family was Cooper.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Cabinet Maker

    14%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Cooper

    14%

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

Beha Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Beha. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Beha 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Beha. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Beha. For the veterans among your Beha ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Beha Life Expectancy

What is the average Beha lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Beha life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Beha in 1965 was 53, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Beha

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Beha 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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