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Belshaw Family Origin

Where is the Belshaw family from?

Belshaw Family Occupations

What did your Belshaw ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Belshaw family was Cotton Weaver. The most common Belshaw occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 15% of Belshaw's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Blacksmith and Cotton Spinner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Belshaw.

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  • Coal Miner

    15%
  • Blacksmith

    2%
  • Cotton Spinner

    2%
  • Cotton Weaver

    2%

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

Belshaw Historical Records

What Belshaw family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Belshaw. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Belshaw census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Belshaw

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Belshaw. 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 Belshaw. For the veterans among your Belshaw ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Belshaw Life Expectancy

What is the average Belshaw lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Belshaw life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Belshaw in 1953 was 45, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Belshaw

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Belshaw 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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