Beier Name Meaning

German, Danish, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Bayer.

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

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Beier Family Origin

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Beier Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Tailor

    6%
  • Shoe Maker

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Beier family was Shoe Maker. Farmer, Laborer and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Beier. The most common Beier occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Beier's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Beier | Data not to scale

Beier Historical Records

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Beier Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1949 and 2004, Beier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Beier in 1949 was 45, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Beier

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