Blydenburgh Family History

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Blydenburgh Name Meaning

Belgian (also Van Blydenbergh): habitational name from Blijenberg (formerly Bleidenberg) in Brabant, Belgium.

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

Similar surnames: Vandenburg, Dillenburg, Levenberg, Ellenburg, Rodenburg, Oldenburg

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Blydenburgh Family Origin

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Blydenburgh Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Blydenburgh occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Blydenburgh's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Blydenburgh family was Laborer. Farmer, Boatman and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blydenburgh.

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  • Farmer

  • Boatman

  • Carpenter

  • Laborer


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Blydenburgh Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Blydenburgh. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Blydenburgh 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 125 immigration records available for the last name Blydenburgh. 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 419 military records available for the last name Blydenburgh. For the veterans among your Blydenburgh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Blydenburgh Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Blydenburgh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Blydenburgh in 1944 was 30, and 59 in 2004.

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