Belin Family History

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Belin Name Meaning

Czech (Belín): either a nickname from Czech bílý ‘white’ or a derivative of the female personal name Bela (which also means ‘white’), denoting the son or husband of a woman so named. Serbian: variant of Belan. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): metronymic from the Yiddish female personal name Beyle meaning ‘beautiful’ (related to French belle).

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

Similar surnames: Belkin, Belan, Melin, Belman, Berlin, Belle, Bellin, Balkin, Helin

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Belin Family Origin

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Belin Family Occupations

What did your Belin ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Belin family was Wholesale Grocer. The most common Belin occupation in the UK was General Laborer. 33% of Belin's were General Laborers. General Laborer and Shoemaker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Belin.

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  • General Laborer

  • Shoemaker

  • Wholesale Grocer


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

Belin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Belin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Belin 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Belin. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Belin. For the veterans among your Belin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Belin Life Expectancy

What is the average Belin lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Belin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Belin in 1946 was 21, and 63 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Belin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Belin 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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