Belcourt Family History

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Belcourt Name Meaning

French and English (of Norman origin): habitational name from a place named Bellecour(t) ‘lovely farm’.

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

Similar surnames: Valcourt, Harcourt, Belcher, Precourt, Belford, Boicourt, Befort

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Belcourt Family Origin

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Belcourt Family Occupations

What did your Belcourt ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Cultivateur, Scholar and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Belcourt. A less common occupation for the Belcourt family was Inspecteur D'Ecole. The most common Belcourt occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 26% of Belcourt's were Cultivateurs.

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  • Cultivateur

  • Scholar

  • Farmer

  • Inspecteur D'Ecole


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Belcourt ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Belcourt Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Belcourt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Belcourt 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Belcourt. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Belcourt. For the veterans among your Belcourt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Belcourt Life Expectancy

What is the average Belcourt lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Belcourt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Belcourt in 1963 was 61, and 61 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Belcourt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Belcourt 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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