Beu Name Meaning

variant of Boye. topographic name for someone who lived in a place surrounded by water, Low German böu, Middle Low German buge, bü, boy.

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


Similar surnames: Bau, Bey, Leu, Beck, Fey, Bu, Lau, Bem, Bee, Neu

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Beu Family Origin

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Beu Family Occupations

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In 1880, Laborer and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Beu. The most common Beu occupation in the USA was Laborer. 60% of Beu's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    60%
  • Farmer

    40%

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Beu Historical Records

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

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Beu Life Expectancy

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Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Beu life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Beu in 1950 was 61, and 74 in 2004.

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