Belschner Family History

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Belschner Name Meaning

South German: variant of Bel(t)zner, an occupational name for a furrier, from an agent derivative of Middle High German bel(li)z ‘fur’, ‘pelt’ (see Beltz).

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


Similar surnames: Kelchner, Taschner, Mescher, Beisner, Kurschner, Kerscher, Blocher

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Belschner Family Origin

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Belschner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Brewer

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Saloon Keeper

    17%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Belschner family was Saloon Keeper. Farmer, Brewer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Belschner. The most common Belschner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Belschner's were Farmers.

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Belschner Historical Records

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Belschner Life Expectancy

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