Balius Family History

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Balius Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Possibly a respelling of Greek Balias, a nickname from Albanian balë ‘white-headed’ (used of sheep).

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

Similar surnames: Baris, Banis, Agius, Ballis, Balkus, Bolus, Balis, Salus, Baloun

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Balius Family Origin

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Balius Family Occupations

What did your Balius ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Carpenter and Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Balius. 8% of Balius men worked as a Carpenter and 13% of Balius women worked as a Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Balius were Operator and Inspector

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Carpenter
  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Operator

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Bar Maid
  • Housework
  • Inspector

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Balius Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 776 census records available for the last name Balius. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Balius 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 158 immigration records available for the last name Balius. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 343 military records available for the last name Balius. For the veterans among your Balius ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Balius Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Balius life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Balius in 1963 was 79, and 74 in 2003.

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