Blakeslee Family History

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Blakeslee Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Northamptonshire named Blakesley, from an Old English personal name Blæcwulf + leah ‘woodland clearing’, ‘glade’.

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


Similar surnames: Blakely, Akeley, Blatchley, Bulkeley, Lavelle, Berkeley, Blakeney

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Blakeslee Family Origin

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Blakeslee Family Occupations

What did your Blakeslee ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Blakeslee occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Blakeslee's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blakeslee. A less common occupation for the Blakeslee family was Painter.

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Painter

    2%

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Blakeslee Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Blakeslee ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Blakeslee Life Expectancy

What is the average Blakeslee lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, Blakeslee life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Blakeslee in 1945 was 53, and 77 in 2004.

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United States

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