Blanc Name Meaning

French and Catalan: descriptive nickname for a man with white or fair hair or a pale complexion, from Old French, Catalan blanc ‘white’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German blank ‘bright’, ‘shiny’.

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

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Blanc Family Origin

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Blanc Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blanc. The most common Blanc occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Blanc's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Blanc family was Carpenter.

Source: Census data for Blanc | Data not to scale

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Blanc Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Blanc life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Blanc in 1946 was 33, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Blanc

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