Blan Name Meaning

English: unexplained. French: altered form of Blanc.

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


Similar surnames: Balan, Bean, Blain, Blann, Belan, Bland, Blank, Blanc, Olean, Ban

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Blan Family Origin

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Blan Family Occupations

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  • Collier

    25%
  • Forest Man (Wood)

    25%
  • Hairdresser

    25%
  • Raily Navvy

    25%

In 1881, Collier, Forest Man (Wood) and Hairdresser were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blan. The most common Blan occupation in the UK was Collier. 25% of Blan's were Colliers. A less common occupation for the Blan family was Raily Navvy.

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Blan Historical Records

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Blan Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Blan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Blan in 1954 was 35, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Blan

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