Bloyd Family History

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Bloyd Name Meaning

Welsh: Anglicized form of Welsh ap Llwyd ‘son of Llwyd’ (see Lloyd).

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

Similar surnames: Blood, Lloyd, Flood, Floyd, Cloyd, Gloyd, Loyd, Cloy, Loy, Bold

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Bloyd Family Origin

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Bloyd Family Occupations

What did your Bloyd ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Bus Propriector and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Bloyd. 17% of Bloyd men worked as a Bus Propriector and 50% of Bloyd women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bloyd were Civil Engineer Retired and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Bus Propriector
  • Bus Proprietor
  • Carpenter joiner
  • Civil Engineer Retired

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Home Duties
  • House Matron
  • Housewife

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

Bloyd Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Bloyd. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bloyd 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 533 immigration records available for the last name Bloyd. 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 860 military records available for the last name Bloyd. For the veterans among your Bloyd ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bloyd Life Expectancy

What is the average Bloyd lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Bloyd life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Bloyd in 1945 was 45, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bloyd

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bloyd 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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