Blankley Family History

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Blankley Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Lincolnshire named Blankney, from an Old English personal name Blanca + eg ‘island’.

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

Similar surnames: Brackley, Brinkley, Langley, Blackler, Barley, Badley, Blakeney

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Blankley Family Origin

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Blankley Family Occupations

What did your Blankley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Blankley family was Laborer. Carpenter, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blankley. The most common Blankley occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 17% of Blankley's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter

  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


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

Blankley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Blankley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Blankley 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 591 immigration records available for the last name Blankley. 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 601 military records available for the last name Blankley. For the veterans among your Blankley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Blankley Life Expectancy

What is the average Blankley lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Blankley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Blankley in 1958 was 57, and 39 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Blankley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Blankley 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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