Blessman Family History

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Blessman Name Meaning

German (Blessmann): unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Lessman, Eversman, Belman, Cressman, Bensman, Gressman, Bussman

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Blessman Family Origin

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Blessman Family Occupations

What did your Blessman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Blessman occupation in the USA was Cabinet Maker. 20% of Blessman's were Cabinet Makers. A less common occupation for the Blessman family was Laborer. Cabinet Maker, Farmer and Keeps House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blessman.

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  • Cabinet Maker

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Keeps House

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%

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

Blessman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Blessman Life Expectancy

What is the average Blessman lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Blessman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Blessman in 1953 was 53, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Blessman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Blessman 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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