Blore Family History

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Blore Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Blore in Staffordshire, possibly named from Old English blor ‘swelling’, ‘hill’.

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

Similar surnames: Elmore, Boone, Clare, Barre, Borg, Score, Boye, Boore, Close, Bode

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Blore Family Origin

Where is the Blore family from?

Blore Family Occupations

What did your Blore ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Blore occupation in the USA was Farmer. 71% of Blore's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Blore family was Keeping House. Farmer and Keeping Grocery Store were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Blore.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping Grocery Store

  • Keeping House


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

Blore Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Blore. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Blore 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 Blore. 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 635 military records available for the last name Blore. For the veterans among your Blore ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Blore Life Expectancy

What is the average Blore lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Blore life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Blore in 1959 was 26, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Blore

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Blore 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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