Belson Family History
Belson Name Meaning
English (Oxfordshire and Norfolk): from the Middle English female personal name Belsant (Old French Belisant Belisent from ancient Germanic bili- ‘decent amiable’ + swinth ‘strong fast’) or a patronymic from the personal name Bel(e) (see Beal ) or a metronymic from a short form of the female personal name Isabel + son. Jewish (Ashkenazic): metronymic from the Yiddish female personal name Beyle (see Belin ) + German Sohn ‘son’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press