Blane Family History

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Blane Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Scottish Blain.

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

Similar surnames: Bline, Blaine, Blank, Blaze, Beane, Bane, Slone, Clyne, Blake, Plane

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Blane Family Origin

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Blane Family Occupations

What did your Blane ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blane. A less common occupation for the Blane family was Keeping House. The most common Blane occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Blane's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House


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

Blane Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 24,000 census records available for the last name Blane. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Blane 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Blane. 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 Blane. For the veterans among your Blane ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Blane Life Expectancy

What is the average Blane lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Blane life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Blane in 1959 was 28, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Blane

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Blane 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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