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

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Blakeslee Family Origin

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Blakeslee Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Painter

    2%

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

Source: Census data for Blakeslee | Data not to scale

Blakeslee Historical Records

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Blakeslee Life Expectancy

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