Blissett Family History

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Blissett Name Meaning

English: nickname for a fortunate person, from Middle English (i)blescede, blissed ‘blessed’ (from Old English bletsian ‘to bless’). The word also appears to have been in use in the Middle Ages as a female personal name, and some cases of the surname may be derived from this.

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


Similar surnames: Baskett, Bliss, Bassett, Bessent, Bissell, Blewett, Blackett, Birkett

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Blissett Family Origin

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Blissett Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    10%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Cab Driver

    2%
  • Coal Porter

    2%

In 1881, the most common Blissett occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 10% of Blissett's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Blissett family was Coal Porter. Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Cab Driver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blissett.

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Blissett Historical Records

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Blissett Life Expectancy

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Famous Blissett Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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