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Belleau Name Meaning

nickname from beau, bel ‘handsome’, ‘beautiful’ + the diminutive suffix -eau (from Latin ellu). habitational name from places so named in Aisne and Meurthe-et-Moselle; the latter is recorded as early as 1047 as Bella Aqua ‘lovely water’ (French beau, bel ‘lovely’ + eau ‘water’).

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


Similar surnames: Bellew, Belle, Bella, Beller, Boileau, Beau, Bellas, Belval, Bello

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Belleau Family Origin

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Belleau Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    16%
  • Journalier

    10%
  • School

    6%
  • Going To School

    4%

In 1881, Cultivateur, Journalier and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Belleau. A less common occupation for the Belleau family was Going To School. The most common Belleau occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 16% of Belleau's were Cultivateurs.

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Belleau Historical Records

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Belleau Life Expectancy

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Famous Belleau Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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