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Bellis Name Meaning

Anglicized form of Welsh ap Elisedd ‘son of Elisedd’ (see Ellis). English: variant of Bellows, from an old form of the word, which persisted generally until the 16th century and much later in various dialects.

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

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Bellis Family Origin

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Bellis Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    16%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Lead Miner

    2%

In 1881, Coal Miner, Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bellis. A less common occupation for the Bellis family was Lead Miner. The most common Bellis occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 16% of Bellis's were Coal Miners.

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Bellis Life Expectancy

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