Blaisdell Family History

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Blaisdell Name Meaning

English (Cumbria and Lancashire): habitational name from a place in the Lake District named Blaisdell, from the Old Norse byname Blesi (from blesi ‘blaze’, ‘white spot’), or from the same word used in the sense of a white spot on a hillside, + Old Norse dalr ‘valley’.

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


Similar surnames: Lindell, Ramsdell, Liddell, Blasdell, Birdwell, Blackwell, Bracknell

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Blaisdell Family Origin

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Blaisdell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blaisdell. A less common occupation for the Blaisdell family was Carpenter. The most common Blaisdell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Blaisdell's were Farmers.

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Blaisdell Historical Records

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Blaisdell Life Expectancy

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