Behymer Family History

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Behymer Name Meaning

German: from an old form of Boehmer (see Boehm).

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

Similar surnames: Behmer, Beamer, Beymer, Beheler, Boehmer, Bohmer, Behme, Bloomer

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Behymer Family Origin

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Behymer Family Occupations

What did your Behymer ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Behymer. 13% of Behymer men worked as a Farmer and 12% of Behymer women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Behymer were Carpenter and Housework

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Clerk
  • Housekeeper
  • Housework

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Behymer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Behymer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Behymer 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 94 immigration records available for the last name Behymer. 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 Behymer. For the veterans among your Behymer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Behymer Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Behymer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Behymer in 1949 was 63, and 85 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Behymer 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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