Blevins Family History

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Blevins Name Meaning

English, of Welsh origin: Anglicized form of Welsh ap Ble(i)ddyn (see Blethen), with the addition of the English patronymic suffix -s.

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

Similar surnames: Levins, Bevans, Blevens, Levings, Bivens, Levens, Nevins, Levin

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Blevins Family Origin

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Blevins Family Occupations

What did your Blevins ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Coal Dealer, Coal Miner and Compositor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blevins. A less common occupation for the Blevins family was Filter Maker. The most common Blevins occupation in the UK was Coal Dealer. 10% of Blevins's were Coal Dealers.

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  • Coal Dealer

  • Coal Miner

  • Compositor

  • Filter Maker


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Blevins Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 68,000 census records available for the last name Blevins. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Blevins 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Blevins. 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 20,000 military records available for the last name Blevins. For the veterans among your Blevins ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Blevins Life Expectancy

What is the average Blevins lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Blevins life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Blevins in 1940 was 38, and 70 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Blevins 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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