Belling Family History

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Belling Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of several places called Belling, in Pomerania, Baden, Hesse, Thuringia, and elsewhere. Welsh: see Bellin.

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

Similar surnames: Bellin, Welling, Elling, Melling, Helling, Billing, Balling, Bolling

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Belling Family Origin

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Belling Family Occupations

What did your Belling ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Belling. 5% of Belling men worked as a General Labourer and 46% of Belling women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Belling were Callanderman (cloth) and Private Means

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Scientific Instrument Maker
  • Book Binder (own
  • Callanderman (cloth)

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Housekeeper (retired)
  • Housewife
  • Private Means

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

Belling Historical Records

What Belling family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Belling. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Belling 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Belling. 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 Belling. For the veterans among your Belling ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Belling Life Expectancy

What is the average Belling lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Belling life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Belling in 1955 was 62, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Belling

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Belling 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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