Bellavance Family History

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Bellavance Name Meaning

French: compound of belle ‘beautiful’ (feminine of beau) + avance ‘advance’, ‘overture’, presumably applied as a nickname. It is frequent in New England.

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

Similar surnames: Belgarde, Bellemare, Bellanca, Elefante, Bellante, Ballance

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Bellavance Family Origin

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Bellavance Family Occupations

What did your Bellavance ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Cultivateur and Cultivateur Fils were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bellavance. A less common occupation for the Bellavance family was Domestique. The most common Bellavance occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 83% of Bellavance's were Cultivateurs.

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  • Cultivateur

  • Cultivateur Fils

  • Domestique


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Bellavance Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Bellavance. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bellavance 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 342 immigration records available for the last name Bellavance. 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 651 military records available for the last name Bellavance. For the veterans among your Bellavance ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bellavance Life Expectancy

What is the average Bellavance lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Bellavance life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Bellavance in 1954 was 55, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bellavance

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