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Bluth Family History

Bluth Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from Middle High German bluot, German Blüte ‘bloom’, ‘flower head’. German: possibly from Middle High German bluot ‘blood’, an allusion to kinship or family, as in the name Jungblut.

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


Similar surnames: Kluth, Pluth, Blatt, Butt, Gluth, Blust, Brush, Lutz, Bath, Bush

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Where is the Bluth family from?

You can see how Bluth families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Bluth family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Bluth families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 5 Bluth families living in Utah. This was about 83% of all the recorded Bluth's in the USA. Utah had the highest population of Bluth families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Bluth surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Bluth ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Bluth. 23% of Bluth men worked as a Salesman and 50% of Bluth women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bluth were Farmer and Secretary.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
    23%
  • Laborer
    20%
  • Clerk
    15%
  • Farmer
    12%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    50%
  • Housekeeper
    25%
  • Secretary
    25%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Bluth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bluth census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 778 immigration records available for the last name Bluth. 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 Cards

There are 399 military records available for the last name Bluth. For the veterans among your Bluth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Bluth lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Bluth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Bluth in 1963 was 75, and 77 in 2004.

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