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Bellmer Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from Belm near Osnabrück or from Bellheim near Mainz (see Bellm).

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


Similar surnames: Bellm, Zeller, Beller, Ellner, Boller, Belser, Beeler, Elmer, Feller

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Bellmer Family Origin

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Bellmer Family Occupations

What did your Bellmer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bellmer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Bellmer's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Liquor Agent were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bellmer. A less common occupation for the Bellmer family was Tinsmith.

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Liquor Agent

    20%
  • Tinsmith

    20%

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

Bellmer Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bellmer Life Expectancy

What is the average Bellmer lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Bellmer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Bellmer in 1959 was 57, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bellmer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bellmer 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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