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Blakesley Family Origin

Where is the Blakesley family from?

Blakesley Family Occupations

What did your Blakesley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Blakesley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Blakesley's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blakesley. A less common occupation for the Blakesley family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Farm Laborer

  • Laborer


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

Blakesley Historical Records

What Blakesley family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 16,000 census records available for the last name Blakesley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Blakesley census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 639 immigration records available for the last name Blakesley. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Blakesley. For the veterans among your Blakesley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Blakesley Life Expectancy

What is the average Blakesley lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Blakesley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Blakesley in 1943 was 26, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Blakesley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Blakesley 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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