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Blakenship Family Origin

Where is the Blakenship family from?

Blakenship Family Occupations

What did your Blakenship ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Blakenship family was Martina Maker. The most common Blakenship occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Blakenship's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blakenship.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Farm Laborer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Martina Maker

    14%

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

Blakenship Historical Records

What Blakenship family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Blakenship. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Blakenship census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Blakenship

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Blakenship. 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 Blakenship. For the veterans among your Blakenship ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Blakenship Life Expectancy

What is the average Blakenship lifespan?

Between 1970 and 2002, in the United States, Blakenship life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Blakenship in 1970 was 31, and 61 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Blakenship

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Blakenship 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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