Bl Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Bly, Lu, Li, Bell, Bao, Ban, Bo, Bold, Bow, Ba

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Bl Family Origin

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Bl Family Occupations

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In 1940, Tool Maker and Picker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Bl . 50% of Bl men worked as a Tool Maker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Tool Maker
  • Farming

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Picker

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

Bl Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 972 immigration records available for the last name Bl . 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 507 military records available for the last name Bl . For the veterans among your Bl ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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