Bluford Family History

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Bluford Name Meaning

Possibly English, a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place. The name occurs in records of the 19th century but is now very rare if not extinct in the British Isles. In the U.S. it is found chiefly in TX and TN.

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


Similar surnames: Benford, Elford, Bedford, Byford, Morford, Shuford, Alford, Binford

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Bluford Family Origin

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Bluford Family Occupations

What did your Bluford ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Bluford occupation in the UK was Laborer. 100% of Bluford's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    100%

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Bluford Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bluford. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bluford 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Bluford. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Bluford. For the veterans among your Bluford ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bluford Life Expectancy

What is the average Bluford lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Bluford life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Bluford in 1947 was 45, and 50 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bluford

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bluford 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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