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Blackhawk Family History

Blackhawk Name Meaning

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

4,676 Historical Documents with Blackhawk on Ancestry
669 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
90 Military Records
12 Immigration Records
2,184 Census and Voter Lists
1,721 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Blackhawk Families

  • Number of Blackhawk families
     5 - 7
     2 - 4
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Blackhawk families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Blackhawk last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Blackhawk census records

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Blackhawk Family Origin

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Blackhawk Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Blackhawk families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

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Average Life Expectancy for Blackhawk

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Blackhawk Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Blackhawk census records

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Blackhawk Civil War Service Records

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