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Origins of the Beever surname

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About the Beevers

We have a total number of 6916 records for people with the last name Beever.

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Where do most Beevers live?

In 1921, most Beevers lived in Yorkshire.


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Interesting facts about Beevers

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 6,480 records for the Beever surname. The oldest one dates back to 1552.

Who were Beevers most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Beever first names?

  • John
  • George
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Beevers

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Beevers in 1921
Woollen Weaver

14

Dressmaker

11

Housekeeper

10

Housewife

9

At Home

8

Common Male occupations for Beevers in 1921
Coal Miner

78

Woollen Weaver

29

Farmer

28

Stone Mason

27

Coal Miner Hewer

24

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