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Blakes Family Origin

Where is the Blakes family from?

Blakes Family Occupations

What did your Blakes ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Blakes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Blakes's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Blakes family was Day Laborer. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Planter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blakes.

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Farm Laborer

    11%
  • Planter

    11%
  • Day Laborer

    6%

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

Blakes Historical Records

What Blakes family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Blakes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Blakes 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 Blakes

Passenger List

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

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Blakes Life Expectancy

What is the average Blakes lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Blakes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Blakes in 1961 was 32, and 59 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Blakes

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Blakes 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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