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Belzer Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a furrier, from an agent derivative of Middle High German bel(li)z ‘fur’, ‘pelt’ (see Beltz). Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from Belz in Ukraine.

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


Similar surnames: Pelzer, Beller, Belter, Selzer, Netzer, Berner, Meltzer, Belfer

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Belzer Family Origin

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Belzer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Glass Blower

    5%
  • Tailor

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Belzer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Belzer's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Glass Blower were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Belzer. A less common occupation for the Belzer family was Tailor.

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Belzer Historical Records

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Belzer Life Expectancy

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