Blixt Family History

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Blixt Name Meaning

Swedish: a soldier’s name or ornamental name, from blixt ‘lightning’.

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

Similar surnames: Blix, Blink, Blatt, Flint, Blick, Lint, Vliet, Britt, Bligh, Alix

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Blixt Family Origin

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Blixt Family Occupations

What did your Blixt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Blixt family was Carpenter. The most common Blixt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Blixt's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith Journeyman and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blixt.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith Journeyman

  • Cabinet Maker

  • Carpenter


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Blixt Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Blixt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Blixt 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 Blixt. 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 361 military records available for the last name Blixt. For the veterans among your Blixt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Blixt Life Expectancy

What is the average Blixt lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Blixt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Blixt in 1957 was 40, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Blixt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Blixt 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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