Blanche Family History

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Blanche Name Meaning

variant of Blanc, from the feminine form. from the female personal name Blanche meaning ‘white’.

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

Similar surnames: Blanch, Blancher, Bache, Blanco, Lance, Blanc, Blaschke, Bianco

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Blanche Family Origin

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Blanche Family Occupations

What did your Blanche ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Blanche family was Assessment Valuer. Ag Laborer, Agricultural Labourer and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blanche. The most common Blanche occupation in the UK was Ag Laborer. 3% of Blanche's were Ag Laborers.

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  • Ag Laborer

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Annuitant

  • Assessment Valuer


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

Blanche Historical Records

What Blanche family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 17,000 census records available for the last name Blanche. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Blanche 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Blanche. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Blanche. For the veterans among your Blanche ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Blanche Life Expectancy

What is the average Blanche lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Blanche life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Blanche in 1947 was 50, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Blanche

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Blanche 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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