Blankenburg Family History

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Blankenburg Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of several places called Blankenburg, in Brandenburg, the Harz Mountains, and Thuringia. Perhpas also an altered spelling of Dutch Blankenberg.

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


Similar surnames: Blankenberg, Brandenburg, Brandenberg, Blumenberg, Blankenbaker

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Blankenburg Family Origin

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Blankenburg Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Furniture Dealer

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Artist

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Furniture Dealer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blankenburg. A less common occupation for the Blankenburg family was Artist. The most common Blankenburg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Blankenburg's were Farmers.

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Blankenburg Historical Records

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Blankenburg Life Expectancy

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Famous Blankenburg Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)

Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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