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Belson Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Bel(e) (see Beal 1) or a metronymic from a short form of the female personal name Isabel (see Isbell). Jewish (Ashkenazic): metronymic from the Yiddish female personal name Beyle (see Belin) + German Sohn ‘son’.

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


Similar surnames: Benson, Melson, Elson, Kelson, Betson, Merson, Nelson, Berson

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Belson Family Origin

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Belson Family Occupations

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  • Engineer

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Gardener

    33%

In 1881, Engineer and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Belson. The most common Belson occupation in Canada was Engineer. 33% of Belson's were Engineers. A less common occupation for the Belson family was Gardener.

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Belson Historical Records

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Belson Life Expectancy

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