Bless Name Meaning

Swiss German: variant of Blasius.

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

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Bless Family Origin

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Bless Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Cabinet Maker

    7%
  • Keeping House

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bless. A less common occupation for the Bless family was Keeping House. The most common Bless occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Bless's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Bless | Data not to scale

Bless Historical Records

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Bless Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Bless life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Bless in 1952 was 43, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bless

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