Blanding Family History

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Blanding Name Meaning

English: variant of Blanton.

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


Similar surnames: Gladding, Standing, Balding, Landing, Laning, Channing, Blasing

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Blanding Family Origin

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Blanding Family Occupations

What did your Blanding ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blanding. The most common Blanding occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Blanding's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Blanding family was Lawyer.

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%
  • Lawyer

    4%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Blanding Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Blanding. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Blanding 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Blanding. 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 Blanding. For the veterans among your Blanding ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Blanding Life Expectancy

What is the average Blanding lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Blanding life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Blanding in 1950 was 27, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Blanding

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Blanding 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.

Famous Blanding Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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