Blank Name Meaning

Dutch and German: nickname for a man with white or fair hair or a pale complexion, from Middle Low, Middle High German blanc ‘bright’, ‘shining’, ‘white’, ‘beautiful’, Middle Dutch blank ‘fair’, ‘white’. Variant spelling of the English and Jewish (Ashkenazic) cognate Blanc or the German cognate Blanck.

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


Similar surnames: Blanck, Bank, Blanc, Plank, Black, Lank, Link, Blanke, Slack, Bark

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Blank Family Origin

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Blank Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    7%
  • Labourer

    7%
  • Coal Miner

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blank. The most common Blank occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 7% of Blank's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Blank family was Laborer.

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Blank Historical Records

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Blank Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Blank life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Blank in 1943 was 32, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Blank

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