Belch Name Meaning

English: variant of Balch. German: nickname, from Middle High German belche ‘coot’ (bird), for someone who was thought to resemble the bird in some way.

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

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Belch Family Origin

Where is the Belch family from?

SHOW MORE

Belch Family Occupations

What did your Belch ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    29%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Farming

    8%

In 1880, the most common Belch occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Belch's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Belch family was Farming. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Belch.

Source: Census data for Belch | Data not to scale

Belch Historical Records

What Belch family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Belch ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Belch

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Belch Life Expectancy

What is the average Belch lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Belch 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Belch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Belch in 1955 was 47, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Belch

Famous Belch Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)

Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Look up another name