Belville Family History

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Belville Name Meaning

French: variant spelling of Belleville.

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

Similar surnames: Bellville, Beville, Reville, Bellile, Verville, Renville, Belisle

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Belville Family Origin

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Belville Family Occupations

What did your Belville ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Belville occupation in Canada was Laborer. 40% of Belville's were Laborers. Laborer, Cultivateur and Farm Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Belville. A less common occupation for the Belville family was Labourer.

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  • Laborer

  • Cultivateur

  • Farm Servant

  • Labourer


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

Belville Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Belville. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Belville 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 382 immigration records available for the last name Belville. 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 909 military records available for the last name Belville. For the veterans among your Belville ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Belville Life Expectancy

What is the average Belville lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Belville life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Belville in 1960 was 51, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Belville

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Belville 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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