Beman Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Beeman. Americanized spelling of German Biemann, a habitational name for someone from Biene, Bien, or Bienen, all places in the Rhine-Ems area.

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


Similar surnames: Beeman, Deman, Boman, Bean, Beaman, Leman, Kelman, German, Berman

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Beman Family Origin

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Beman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Beman. The most common Beman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Beman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Beman family was Laborer.

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Beman Historical Records

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Beman Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Beman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Beman in 1953 was 31, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Beman

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