Blew Family History

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Blew Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Blue.

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

Similar surnames: Bley, Lew, Blok, Brew, Belew, Blee, Ber, Len, Blea, Plew

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Blew Family Origin

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Blew Family Occupations

What did your Blew ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Blew occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 7% of Blew's were Annuitants. Annuitant, Labourer and Paper Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blew. A less common occupation for the Blew family was Agricultural Laborer.

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  • Annuitant

  • Labourer

  • Paper Maker

  • Agricultural Laborer


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

Blew Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Blew. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Blew 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 751 immigration records available for the last name Blew. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Blew. For the veterans among your Blew ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Blew Life Expectancy

What is the average Blew lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Blew life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Blew in 1951 was 30, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Blew

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Blew 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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