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Bethell Family Origin

Where is the Bethell family from?

Bethell Family Occupations

What did your Bethell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bethell. The most common Bethell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Bethell's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bethell family was Nail Maker.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Nail Maker


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

Bethell Historical Records

What Bethell family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 28,000 census records available for the last name Bethell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bethell census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Bethell

Passenger List

There are 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Bethell. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Bethell. For the veterans among your Bethell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bethell Life Expectancy

What is the average Bethell lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Bethell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Bethell in 1957 was 55, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bethell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bethell 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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