Blackshear Family History

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Blackshear Name Meaning

Variant of English Blackshaw.

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

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Blackshear Family Origin

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Blackshear Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blackshear. A less common occupation for the Blackshear family was Farm Laborer. The most common Blackshear occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Blackshear's were Farmers.

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Blackshear Historical Records

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Blackshear Life Expectancy

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