Blessinger Family History

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Blessinger Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from a place called Blessing or Bläsing.

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


Similar surnames: Bessinger, Blessing, Brensinger, Biesinger, Letsinger, Wessinger

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Blessinger Family Origin

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Blessinger Family Occupations

What did your Blessinger ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Blessinger. 17% of Blessinger men worked as a Farmer and 19% of Blessinger women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Blessinger were Fireman and Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    17%
  • Laborer
    15%
  • Bartender
    3%
  • Fireman
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    19%
  • Clerk
    13%
  • Stenographer
    10%
  • Teacher
    7%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Blessinger Historical Records

What Blessinger family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Blessinger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Blessinger 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 114 immigration records available for the last name Blessinger. 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 408 military records available for the last name Blessinger. For the veterans among your Blessinger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Blessinger Life Expectancy

What is the average Blessinger lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Blessinger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Blessinger in 1962 was 78, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Blessinger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Blessinger 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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