Blakeman Family History

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Blakeman Name Meaning

English and Scottish: variant of Blackman.

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

Similar surnames: Lakeman, Blackman, Jakeman, Bateman, Beckman, Layman, Boreman

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Blakeman Family Origin

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Blakeman Family Occupations

What did your Blakeman ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Blakeman family was Gardener. Labourer, Agricultural Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blakeman. The most common Blakeman occupation in the UK was Labourer. 4% of Blakeman's were Labourers.

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  • Labourer

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Farmer

  • Gardener


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Blakeman ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Blakeman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 27,000 census records available for the last name Blakeman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Blakeman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Blakeman. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Blakeman. For the veterans among your Blakeman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Blakeman Life Expectancy

What is the average Blakeman lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Blakeman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Blakeman in 1943 was 30, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Blakeman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Blakeman ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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