Blankenhorn Family History

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Blankenhorn Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place called Blankenhorn, for example a castle near Brackenheim in Württemberg.

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


Similar surnames: Plankenhorn, Blankenheim, Blankenburg, Blankenberg, Blankenship

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Blankenhorn Family Origin

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Blankenhorn Family Occupations

What did your Blankenhorn ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Blankenhorn family was Baker. Butcher, Barber and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blankenhorn. The most common Blankenhorn occupation in the USA was Butcher. 16% of Blankenhorn's were Butchers.

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  • Butcher

    16%
  • Barber

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Baker

    5%

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

Blankenhorn Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Blankenhorn Life Expectancy

What is the average Blankenhorn lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Blankenhorn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Blankenhorn in 1957 was 72, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Blankenhorn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Blankenhorn 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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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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