Blumenthal Family History

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Blumenthal Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic) and Swedish: ornamental name composed of German Blumen ‘flowers’ + Thal (now spelled Tal) ‘valley’.

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

Similar surnames: Lowenthal, Leventhal, Bernthal, Lilienthal, Schoenthal, Felsenthal

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Blumenthal Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Blumenthal name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Blumenthal. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • European Jewish


  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Italy


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Blumenthal Family Origin

Where is the Blumenthal family from?

Blumenthal Family Occupations

What did your Blumenthal ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Blumenthal family was Butcher. The most common Blumenthal occupation in the USA was Farmer. 6% of Blumenthal's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blumenthal.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Tailor

  • Butcher


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

Blumenthal Historical Records

What Blumenthal family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 23,000 census records available for the last name Blumenthal. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Blumenthal 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 14,000 immigration records available for the last name Blumenthal. 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 10,000 military records available for the last name Blumenthal. For the veterans among your Blumenthal ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Blumenthal Life Expectancy

What is the average Blumenthal lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Blumenthal life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Blumenthal in 1947 was 62, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Blumenthal

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Blumenthal 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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