Bellenger Family History

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Bellenger Name Meaning

German and French: variant of Beringer 1.

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


Similar surnames: Bellinger, Bellanger, Ballinger, Ballenger, Belanger, Bullinger

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Bellenger Family Origin

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Bellenger Family Occupations

What did your Bellenger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bellenger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Bellenger's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bellenger. A less common occupation for the Bellenger family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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

Bellenger Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bellenger Life Expectancy

What is the average Bellenger lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Bellenger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Bellenger in 1963 was 76, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bellenger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bellenger 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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