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Bladen Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Bladon in Oxfordshire or Blaydon in Tyne and Wear (formerly in County Durham). The first takes its name from a pre-English name (of uncertain origin and meaning) of the Evenlode river; the second is named with Old Norse blár ‘cold’ + Old English dun ‘hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Burden, Blamer, Blades, Bowden, Bade, Alden, Olden, Braden, Elden

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Bladen Family Origin

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Bladen Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    13%
  • Labourer

    7%
  • Annuitant

    3%
  • Boatman

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Bladen family was Boatman. The most common Bladen occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 13% of Bladen's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Labourer and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bladen.

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Bladen Historical Records

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Bladen Life Expectancy

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