Balderson Family History

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Balderson Name Meaning

English: assimilated form of Balderston, rather than a patronymic from Balder, appearances to the contrary notwithstanding.

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


Similar surnames: Alderson, Balderston, Anderson, Randerson, Patterson, Catterson

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Balderson Family Origin

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Balderson Family Occupations

What did your Balderson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Balderson family was Farming. The most common Balderson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 61% of Balderson's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Balderson.

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  • Farmer

    61%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Farming

    4%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Balderson ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Balderson Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Balderson Life Expectancy

What is the average Balderson lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Balderson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Balderson in 1956 was 47, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Balderson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Balderson 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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