Blye Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Bligh.

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


Similar surnames: Bly, Slye, Flye, Baye, Boye, Blee, Bale, Boyer, Boys, Bane

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Blye Family Origin

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Blye Family Occupations

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  • Ag Lab Infirm (None)

    33%
  • Agricultral Labourer

    33%
  • Shoe Riveter

    33%

In 1881, the most common Blye occupation in the UK was Ag Lab Infirm (None). 33% of Blye's were Ag Lab Infirm (None)s. Ag Lab Infirm (None) and Agricultral Labourer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Blye. A less common occupation for the Blye family was Shoe Riveter.

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Blye Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Blye life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Blye in 1953 was 40, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Blye

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