Blacker Family History

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Blacker Name Meaning

English: probably an occupational name for a bleacher of textiles, from Middle English blaken ‘to bleach or whiten’. Compare Bleacher. Alternatively, it could be an agent noun from blæc ‘black’, an occupational name for an ink maker. Compare 2. German (Bläcker): probably from Middle Low German black ‘black ink’, hence an occupational name for an ink maker.

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


Similar surnames: Blocker, Backer, Packer, Hacker, Bracker, Blackmer, Acker, Blackler

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Blacker Family Origin

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Blacker Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blacker. The most common Blacker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Blacker's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Blacker family was Farm Laborer.

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Blacker Historical Records

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Blacker Life Expectancy

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