Bellm Family History

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Bellm Name Meaning

German: habitational name from Bellheim (Palatinate), which is pronounced Bellem locally, or from Belm, near Osnabrück, formerly Bellheim.

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


Similar surnames: Belle, Bell, Bella, Elm, Dell, Helm, Bolle, Bellin, Helle, Zell

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Bellm Family Origin

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Bellm Family Occupations

What did your Bellm ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bellm occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 20% of Bellm's were Blacksmiths. A less common occupation for the Bellm family was Saloon Keeper. Blacksmith, Farmer and Prop. Flour Mill were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bellm.

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  • Blacksmith

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Prop. Flour Mill

    20%
  • Saloon Keeper

    20%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Bellm Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bellm. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bellm 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Bellm. 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 Bellm. For the veterans among your Bellm ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bellm Life Expectancy

What is the average Bellm lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Bellm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Bellm in 1962 was 81, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bellm

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bellm 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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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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