Balkcom Family History

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Balkcom Name Meaning

Variant of English Balcombe (see Balcom).

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

Similar surnames: Balcom, Balcomb, Baucom, Harkcom, Baldon, Halcomb, Beckom, Bloxom

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Balkcom Family Origin

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Balkcom Family Occupations

What did your Balkcom ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Balkcom. The most common Balkcom occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Balkcom's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Balkcom family was Keeps House.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Keeps House


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

Balkcom Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Balkcom. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Balkcom 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 31 immigration records available for the last name Balkcom. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 514 military records available for the last name Balkcom. For the veterans among your Balkcom ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Balkcom Life Expectancy

What is the average Balkcom lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Balkcom life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Balkcom in 1953 was 58, and 61 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Balkcom

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Balkcom 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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