Beson Family History

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Beson Name Meaning

English: probably a variant spelling of Beeson.

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


Similar surnames: Beason, Beeson, Bess, Degon, Evon, Semon, Son, Betson, Beron, Bason

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Beson Family Origin

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Beson Family Occupations

What did your Beson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Beson. A less common occupation for the Beson family was Blacksmith. The most common Beson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Beson's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Beson ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Beson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Beson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Beson census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Beson. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Beson. For the veterans among your Beson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Beson Life Expectancy

What is the average Beson lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Beson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Beson in 1963 was 79, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Beson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Beson ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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