Beverley Family History

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Beverley Name Meaning

English: habitational name from the city in East Yorkshire, the name of which contains Old English beofor ‘beaver’, combined with a second element, licc, that may mean ‘stream’.

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


Similar surnames: Everley, Eversley, Brierley, Barley, Beeley, Revere, Betterley

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Beverley Family Origin

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Beverley Family Occupations

What did your Beverley ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Beverley. 28% of Beverley men worked as a Farmer and 11% of Beverley women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Beverley were Labor and Laundress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    28%
  • Laborer
    20%
  • Miner
    6%
  • Labor
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    11%
  • Maid
    11%
  • Waitress
    10%
  • Laundress
    9%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Beverley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 31,000 census records available for the last name Beverley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Beverley 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Beverley. 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 Beverley. For the veterans among your Beverley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Beverley Life Expectancy

What is the average Beverley lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Beverley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Beverley in 1962 was 74, and 71 in 2004.

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