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Where is the Beier family from?
You can see how Beier families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Beier family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Beier families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 85 Beier families living in New York. This was about 23% of all the recorded Beier's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Beier families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Beier surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Beier. 23% of Beier men worked as a Farmer and 14% of Beier women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Beier were Machinist and Bookkeeper.