Bemus Name Meaning

Variant of Irish and English Beamish.

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

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Bemus Family Origin

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Bemus Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    2%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bemus. A less common occupation for the Bemus family was Carpenter. The most common Bemus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Bemus's were Farmers.

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Bemus Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Bemus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Bemus in 1959 was 48, and 90 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bemus

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