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Blandon Name Meaning

Spanish (Blandón): Andalusian (Huelva, Sevilla), from blandón ‘wax torch’.

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


Similar surnames: Blando, Landin, Bagdon, Blanton, Landon, Blandin, Laudon, Lundon

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Blandon Family Origin

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Blandon Family Occupations

What did your Blandon ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Blandon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Blandon's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blandon. A less common occupation for the Blandon family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Laborer

    21%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%

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

Blandon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Blandon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Blandon 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Blandon. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Blandon. For the veterans among your Blandon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Blandon Life Expectancy

What is the average Blandon lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Blandon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Blandon in 1952 was 28, and 54 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Blandon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Blandon 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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