Belgarde Family History

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Belgarde Name Meaning

French: variant of Bellegarde, a widespread topographic name for someone living in a secure, protected location, from French beau (feminine belle) ‘beautiful’, ‘lovely’ + gard ‘shelter’, ‘refuge’. The name is frequent in New England.

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


Similar surnames: Belgard, Legard, Bongard, Bogard, Melgar, Belgrave, Bellar, Bellard

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Belgarde Family Origin

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Belgarde Family Occupations

What did your Belgarde ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Belgarde. 47% of Belgarde men worked as a Laborer and 19% of Belgarde women worked as a Waitress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Belgarde were Truck Driver and Housework

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    47%
  • Farmer
    6%
  • New Worker
    6%
  • Truck Driver
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Waitress
    19%
  • Actress
    10%
  • Grocer
    10%
  • Housework
    10%

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

Belgarde Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Belgarde. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Belgarde 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 59 immigration records available for the last name Belgarde. 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 365 military records available for the last name Belgarde. For the veterans among your Belgarde ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Belgarde Life Expectancy

What is the average Belgarde lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Belgarde life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Belgarde in 1961 was 80, and 64 in 2004.

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