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Blandford Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Blandford Forum and other places called Blandford in Dorset (Blaneford in Domesday Book), probably named in Old English with bl?ge ‘gudgeon’ (genitive plural blægna) + ford ‘ford’.

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

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Blandford Family Origin

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Blandford Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Farming

    5%

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

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Blandford Historical Records

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Blandford Life Expectancy

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