Bloyd Family History

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Bloyd Name Meaning

Welsh: Anglicized form of Welsh ap Llwyd ‘son of Llwyd’ (see Lloyd).

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


Similar surnames: Blood, Lloyd, Flood, Floyd, Cloyd, Gloyd, Loyd, Cloy, Loy, Bold

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Bloyd Family Origin

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Bloyd Family Occupations

What did your Bloyd ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bloyd occupation in the USA was Farmer. 69% of Bloyd's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bloyd. A less common occupation for the Bloyd family was Baptist Minister.

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  • Farmer

    69%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Baptist Minister

    3%

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

Bloyd Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bloyd Life Expectancy

What is the average Bloyd lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Bloyd life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Bloyd in 1945 was 45, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bloyd

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bloyd 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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