Belleville Family History

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Belleville Name Meaning

French: habitational name from several places called Belleville (for example in Rhône and Meuse) or named with this word (for example Belleville sur Vie in Vendée), from Old French beu, bel ‘lovely’ + ville ‘settlement’, ‘domain’.

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


Similar surnames: Bonneville, Bellerive, Mandeville, Bellville, Bellefeuille, Melville

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Belleville Family Origin

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Belleville Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    20%
  • Journalier

    10%
  • Son

    8%
  • Voyageur

    8%

In 1881, Cultivateur, Journalier and Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Belleville. A less common occupation for the Belleville family was Voyageur. The most common Belleville occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 20% of Belleville's were Cultivateurs.

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Belleville Historical Records

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Belleville Life Expectancy

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Famous Belleville Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)

Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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