Below Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Bellow. German: habitational name from any of three places in Mecklenburg named Below. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic) and Russian: variant of Beloff.

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


Similar surnames: Bellow, Buelow, Bulow, Bilow, Balow, Belew, Kellow, Gielow, Belle

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Below Family Origin

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Below Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Teamster

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Below. A less common occupation for the Below family was Teamster. The most common Below occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Below's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Below | Data not to scale

Below Historical Records

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Below Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1941 and 2004, Below life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Below in 1941 was 72, and 63 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Below

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