Blackner Family History

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Blackner Name Meaning

English (Midlands): perhaps a variant of Blackmer.

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

Similar surnames: Blackney, Blackmar, Blacker, Blackmer, Blackler, Blaker, Bricker

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Blackner Family Origin

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Blackner Family Occupations

What did your Blackner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Blackner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Blackner's were Farmers. Farmer, Butcher and Keep House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blackner. A less common occupation for the Blackner family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

  • Butcher

  • Keep House

  • Keeping House


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

Blackner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Blackner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Blackner 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Blackner. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Blackner. For the veterans among your Blackner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Blackner Life Expectancy

What is the average Blackner lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Blackner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Blackner in 1965 was 78, and 67 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Blackner 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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