Belasco Family History

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Belasco Name Meaning

Spanish (of Basque origin): from the Basque personal name Belasco (from bela ‘raven’ + the diminutive suffix -sk).

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

Similar surnames: Velasco, Balasco, Blasco, Blasko, Basco, Nolasco, Bello, Feraco

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Belasco Family Origin

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Belasco Family Occupations

What did your Belasco ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Belasco occupation in the USA was Cigar Maker. 20% of Belasco's were Cigar Makers. Cigar Maker, Laborer and Lisince Vender were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Belasco. A less common occupation for the Belasco family was News Agent.

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  • Cigar Maker

  • Laborer

  • Lisince Vender

  • News Agent


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Belasco Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Belasco. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Belasco 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 937 immigration records available for the last name Belasco. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 590 military records available for the last name Belasco. For the veterans among your Belasco ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Belasco Life Expectancy

What is the average Belasco lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Belasco life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Belasco in 1962 was 60, and 92 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Belasco

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Belasco 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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