Blees Family History

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Blees Name Meaning

Dutch: from the personal name Blass, a vernacular form of Blasius.

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


Similar surnames: Brees, Lees, Kees, Blesi, Klees, Leer, Leys, Flees, Boers, Klee

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Blees Family Origin

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Blees Family Occupations

What did your Blees ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Blees occupation in the USA was Retired Merchant. 100% of Blees's were Retired Merchants.

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  • Retired Merchant

    100%

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

Blees Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Blees. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Blees 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Blees. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Blees. For the veterans among your Blees ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Blees Life Expectancy

What is the average Blees lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Blees life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Blees in 1953 was 23, and 88 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Blees 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.

Famous Blees Family

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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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