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Belden Name Meaning

variant of the English habitational name Bayldon. possibly also a variant of Balding.

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


Similar surnames: Elden, Selden, Bolden, Beldon, Belken, Welden, Beldin, Bergen, Olden

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Belden Family Origin

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Belden Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    25%
  • Charwoman

    25%
  • Ironmongers Assistant

    25%
  • Shoe Maker

    25%

In 1881, the most common Belden occupation in the UK was Blacksmith. 25% of Belden's were Blacksmiths. Blacksmith, Charwoman and Ironmongers Assistant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Belden. A less common occupation for the Belden family was Shoe Maker.

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Belden Historical Records

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Belden Life Expectancy

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