Beighley Family History

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Beighley Name Meaning

It may be an Americanized form of German Buechler or Büchle or of the Swiss form Büchli (see Buechel). Compare Beachley 2. Alternatively, it could be an altered spelling of Irish Begley.

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


Similar surnames: Beachley, Beeghly, Beagley, Keighley, Begley, Beichler, Keigley

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Beighley Family Origin

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Beighley Family Occupations

What did your Beighley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Beighley family was Carpenter. The most common Beighley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Beighley's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Labor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Beighley.

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Labor

    7%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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Beighley Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Beighley ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Beighley Life Expectancy

What is the average Beighley lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, Beighley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Beighley in 1954 was 52, and 66 in 2004.

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