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Balian Name Meaning

Armenian: patronymic of uncertain origin, perhaps from Turkish bal ‘lord’, ‘master’, a word of Arabic origin.

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


Similar surnames: Balkan, Balik, Abajian, Balin, Balius, Burian, Balson, Walia, Galyan

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Balian Family Origin

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Balian Family Occupations

What did your Balian ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Balian occupation in the USA was Coachman. 100% of Balian's were Coachmans.

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  • Coachman

    100%

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

Balian Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Balian. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Balian 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 Balian. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, 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 Balian. For the veterans among your Balian ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Balian Life Expectancy

What is the average Balian lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Balian life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Balian in 1958 was 66, and 75 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Balian 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.

Famous Balian Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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