Bylsma Family History

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Bylsma Name Meaning

Frisian: derivative of the personal name Bijl (see Byl).

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


Similar surnames: Tolsma, Bosma, Basa, Jansma, Alma, Belson, Boldman, Balser, Coloma

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Bylsma Family Origin

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Bylsma Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Bylsma occupation in the USA was Laborer. 100% of Bylsma's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    100%

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Bylsma Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bylsma Life Expectancy

What is the average Bylsma lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Bylsma life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Bylsma in 1952 was 43, and 71 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bylsma 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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