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Belleville Name Meaning

French: habitational name from several places called Belleville (for example in Rhône and Meuse) or named with this word (for example Belleville sur Vie in Vendée), from Old French beu, bel ‘lovely’ + ville ‘settlement’, ‘domain’.

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

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Belleville Family Origin

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Belleville Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Broom Maker

    6%

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

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Belleville Life Expectancy

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