Beyer Name Meaning

German, Dutch, Scandinavian, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Bayer.

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


Similar surnames: Beier, Meyer, Beder, Bayer, Weyer, Bever, Beye, Seyer, Neyer, Boyer

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Beyer Family Origin

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Beyer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Beyer. A less common occupation for the Beyer family was Carpenter. The most common Beyer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Beyer's were Farmers.

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Beyer Historical Records

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Beyer Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Beyer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Beyer in 1944 was 31, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Beyer

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