Belgum Family History

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Belgum Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from a farm name derived from Old Norse belgr ‘animal skin’.

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


Similar surnames: Eggum, Bergum, Bergan, Belger, Beckum, Belle, Begue, Belyeu, Baum

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Belgum Family Origin

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Belgum Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    83%
  • Blacksmith

    17%

In 1880, Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Belgum. The most common Belgum occupation in the USA was Farmer. 83% of Belgum's were Farmers.

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Belgum Historical Records

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Belgum Life Expectancy

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