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Bielby Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place of this name in East Yorkshire, named with the Old Norse personal name Beli + Old Norse býr ‘farmstead’, ‘settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Bilby, Bigby, Filby, Bowlby, Milby, Wilby, Bierly, Beeby, Kilby

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Bielby Family Origin

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Bielby Family Occupations

What did your Bielby ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, farmer and M. Minister were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bielby. The most common Bielby occupation in Canada was Farmer. 75% of Bielby's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • M. Minister

    25%

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

Bielby Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bielby Life Expectancy

What is the average Bielby lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Bielby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Bielby in 1953 was 34, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bielby

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bielby 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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