Blaxton Family History

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Blaxton Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Blackstone.

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


Similar surnames: Clanton, Lawton, Broxton, Bratton, Lytton, Batton, Claxton, Saxton

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Blaxton Family Origin

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Blaxton Family Occupations

What did your Blaxton ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Blaxton occupation in the UK was Boiler Maker. 20% of Blaxton's were Boiler Makers. A less common occupation for the Blaxton family was Mechanical Engineer Master Employing 4 Men & 2 Boys. Boiler Maker, Carpenter and Civil Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blaxton.

View Census data for Blaxton | Data not to scale

  • Boiler Maker

    20%
  • Carpenter

    20%
  • Civil Engineer

    20%
  • Mechanical Engineer Master Employing 4 Men & 2 Boys

    20%

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

Blaxton Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Blaxton. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Blaxton census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Blaxton

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Blaxton. 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 Blaxton. For the veterans among your Blaxton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Blaxton Life Expectancy

What is the average Blaxton lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Blaxton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Blaxton in 1943 was 48, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Blaxton

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Blaxton 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 Blaxton Family

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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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