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Type Surname (from location)
Edit Status Status
Contributor Contrib.anonymous on 5/27/2012
Meaning & History
From Old English beam
"beam" or "post". It could be a topographic name from someone living near a post or tree, or it could be a metonymic occupational name for a weaver.
Americanized form of German BOEHM