Bellerive Family History

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Bellerive Name Meaning

French: topographic name from Old French beu, bel ‘lovely’; also ‘grand’, ‘high’ + rive ‘bank’, ‘shore’.

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

Similar surnames: Bellerose, Belgrave, Belleville, Belgarde, Beller, Dauterive

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Bellerive Family Origin

Where is the Bellerive family from?

Bellerive Family Occupations

What did your Bellerive ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Bellerive occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 23% of Bellerive's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Farmer and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bellerive. A less common occupation for the Bellerive family was Journalier.

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  • Cultivateur

  • Farmer

  • School

  • Journalier


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

Bellerive Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Bellerive. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bellerive 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 172 immigration records available for the last name Bellerive. 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 226 military records available for the last name Bellerive. For the veterans among your Bellerive ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bellerive Life Expectancy

What is the average Bellerive lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Bellerive life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Bellerive in 1958 was 55, and 61 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bellerive

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bellerive 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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