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Blackiston Name Meaning

Scottish or English: variant of Blackstone.

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


Similar surnames: Blackston, Blaxton, Clarkston, Blackmon, Thackston, Blackstock

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Blackiston Family Origin

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Blackiston Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    11%
  • Works On Farm

    11%
  • Farmer

    8%
  • Grocer

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Blackiston family was Grocer. Laborer, Works On Farm and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blackiston. The most common Blackiston occupation in the USA was Laborer. 11% of Blackiston's were Laborers.

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Blackiston Historical Records

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Blackiston Life Expectancy

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Famous Blackiston Family

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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)

Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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