Blattner Family History

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Blattner Name Meaning

South German and Swiss German: occupational name for an armorer, Middle High German blatenaere, a derivative of blate ‘armor’, ‘plate’.

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

Similar surnames: Blatter, Lattner, Buettner, Blattel, Platner, Plattner, Trattner

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Blattner Family Origin

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Blattner Family Occupations

What did your Blattner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Blattner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Blattner's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Blattner family was Dry Goods Merchant. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blattner.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Dry Goods Merchant


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

Blattner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Blattner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Blattner 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Blattner. 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 Blattner. For the veterans among your Blattner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Blattner Life Expectancy

What is the average Blattner lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Blattner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Blattner in 1944 was 34, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Blattner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Blattner 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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