Blaylock Family History

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Blaylock Name Meaning

English (Cumbria): perhaps a variant of Blacklock.

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

Similar surnames: Blalock, Blalack, Black, Madlock, Haydock, Lacock, Block, Billock

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Blaylock Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Blaylock name?

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

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Norway


  • Sweden


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Blaylock Family Origin

Where is the Blaylock family from?

Blaylock Family Occupations

What did your Blaylock ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Blaylock occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Blaylock's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blaylock. A less common occupation for the Blaylock family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Farming

  • Laborer


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

Blaylock Historical Records

What Blaylock family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 27,000 census records available for the last name Blaylock. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Blaylock 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 Blaylock. 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 7,000 military records available for the last name Blaylock. For the veterans among your Blaylock ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Blaylock Life Expectancy

What is the average Blaylock lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Blaylock life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Blaylock in 1942 was 40, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Blaylock

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Blaylock 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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