Belew Name Meaning

English and Irish: variant spelling of Bellew.

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

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Belew Family Origin

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Belew Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    71%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Farm Laborer

    2%

In 1880, the most common Belew occupation in the USA was Farmer. 71% of Belew's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Belew family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Belew.

Source: Census data for Belew | Data not to scale

Belew Historical Records

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Belew Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Belew life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Belew in 1944 was 37, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Belew

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