Belshe Family History

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Belshe Name Meaning

Respelling of eastern German (Silesian) Bölsche, probably of Slavic origin, from Bolcze, a short form of the personal name Boleslaw.

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

Similar surnames: Belson, Beske, Bess, Felske, Fenske, Belt, Deisher, Berish, Belke

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Belshe Family Origin

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Belshe Family Occupations

What did your Belshe ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Belshe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Belshe's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Belshe. A less common occupation for the Belshe family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Farming


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Belshe Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Belshe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Belshe 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 107 immigration records available for the last name Belshe. 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 321 military records available for the last name Belshe. For the veterans among your Belshe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Belshe Life Expectancy

What is the average Belshe lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Belshe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Belshe in 1953 was 45, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Belshe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Belshe 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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