Blond Family History

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Blond Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a fair-haired person, from German, Yiddish blond ‘blonde’. French: nickname for someone with fair hair or a light complexion, from Old French blund, blond ‘blond’, of Germanic origin. This name was taken to Denmark in the 18th century by the Huguenots.

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

Similar surnames: Blunt, Bland, Blind, Bond, Bloch, Lind, Bold, Boone, Glod, Long

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Blond Family Origin

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Blond Family Occupations

What did your Blond ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Blond occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Blond's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blond. A less common occupation for the Blond family was Black Smith.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Tailor

  • Black Smith


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Blond Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Blond. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Blond 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 Blond. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Blond. For the veterans among your Blond ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Blond Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Blond life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Blond in 1955 was 49, and 84 in 2004.

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