Bevans Family History

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Bevans Name Meaning

English, of Welsh origin: variant of Bevan, with the addition of the regular English patronymic suffix -s.

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

Similar surnames: Evans, Blevins, Bivens, Brians, Bryans, Beavan, Bivins, Beans

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Bevans Family Origin

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Bevans Family Occupations

What did your Bevans ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bevans. The most common Bevans occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Bevans's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bevans family was Policeman.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Policeman


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

Bevans Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 16,000 census records available for the last name Bevans. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bevans 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Bevans. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Bevans. For the veterans among your Bevans ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bevans Life Expectancy

What is the average Bevans lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Bevans life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Bevans in 1942 was 41, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bevans

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bevans 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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