Blankenbaker Family History

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Blankenbaker Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Blankenbacher, a habitational name for someone from either of two places called Blankenbach, in Thuringia or Hesse.

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

Similar surnames: Blankenburg, Longenecker, Blankenheim, Blankenberg, Landenberger

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Blankenbaker Family Origin

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Blankenbaker Family Occupations

What did your Blankenbaker ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Blankenbaker family was Boarder. The most common Blankenbaker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 58% of Blankenbaker's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blankenbaker.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Blacksmith

  • Boarder


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

Blankenbaker Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Blankenbaker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Blankenbaker 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 88 immigration records available for the last name Blankenbaker. 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 871 military records available for the last name Blankenbaker. For the veterans among your Blankenbaker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Blankenbaker Life Expectancy

What is the average Blankenbaker lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Blankenbaker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Blankenbaker in 1946 was 37, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Blankenbaker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Blankenbaker 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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