Balli Family History

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Balli Name Meaning

Spanish: adaptation of French Vailly. Italian: variant of Ballo. Eastern French and Swiss French: variant of Bailly. Greek: variant of Ballis.

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

Similar surnames: Bally, Galli, Ballin, Valli, Ballis, Balla, Ballo, Halle, Balle, Alli

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Balli Family Origin

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Balli Family Occupations

What did your Balli ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Balli occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Balli's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Hand and Stock Raiser were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Balli. A less common occupation for the Balli family was At Home.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Hand

  • Stock Raiser

  • At Home


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

Balli Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Balli Life Expectancy

What is the average Balli lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Balli life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Balli in 1961 was 43, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Balli

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Balli 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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