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Origins of the Belchem surname

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About the Belchems

We have a total number of 427 records for people with the last name Belchem.

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Where do most Belchems live?

In 1921, most Belchems lived in London.


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Interesting facts about Belchems

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We have 381 records for the Belchem surname. The oldest one dates back to 1841.

Who were Belchems most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Belchem first names?

  • Cornelius
  • John
  • Sarah
  • Mary Ann

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Common jobs for Belchems

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Belchems in 1921
General Servant Domestic

3

Governess Domestic

2

Laundress

2

Nurse Domestic

2

Painter

2

Common Male occupations for Belchems in 1921
Grocer

4

Painter

4

House Painter

3

Agricultural Labourer

2

Painter & Paper Hanger

2

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