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Where is the Besemer family from?
You can see how Besemer families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Besemer family name was found in the USA between 1840 and 1920. The most Besemer families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 2 Besemer families living in New York. This was 100% of all the recorded Besemer's in USA. New York had the highest population of Besemer families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Besemer surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Besemer. 58% of Besemer men worked as a Farmer and 60% of Besemer women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Besemer were Salesman and Housewife. .