Blayney Family History

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Blayney Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Blaney.

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

Similar surnames: Blaney, Blane, Blaydes, Bayne, Blakney, Layne, Bayley, Slaney, Baynes

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Blayney Family Origin

Where is the Blayney family from?

Blayney Family Occupations

What did your Blayney ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Blayney family was Engineer. Farmer, Dress Maker and Dry G Mer And Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blayney. The most common Blayney occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Blayney's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Dress Maker

  • Dry G Mer And Grocer

  • Engineer


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

Blayney Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Blayney. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Blayney 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 Blayney. 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 971 military records available for the last name Blayney. For the veterans among your Blayney ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Blayney Life Expectancy

What is the average Blayney lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Blayney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Blayney in 1960 was 68, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Blayney

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Blayney 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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