Blasingame Family History

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Blasingame Name Meaning

English: variant of Bletchingdon, habitational name from a place so called in Oxfordshire, named with the Old English personal name Blecci + -ing-, implying association, + don ‘hill’.

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

Similar surnames: Blassingame, Leadingham, Claridge, Branham, Eltringham, Brading

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Blasingame Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Blasingame name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Blasingame. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Cameroon, Congo, & Southern Bantu Peoples


  • Germanic Europe


  • Benin/Togo


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Blasingame Family Origin

Where is the Blasingame family from?

Blasingame Family Occupations

What did your Blasingame ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Blasingame occupation in the USA was Farmer. 66% of Blasingame's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Blasingame family was Laborer. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blasingame.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


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

Blasingame Historical Records

What Blasingame family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Blasingame. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Blasingame 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 258 immigration records available for the last name Blasingame. 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 Blasingame. For the veterans among your Blasingame ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Blasingame Life Expectancy

What is the average Blasingame lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Blasingame life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Blasingame in 1949 was 54, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Blasingame

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Blasingame 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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