Blaich Family History

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Blaich Name Meaning

German: variant of Bleich, a nickname for a person with a pale complexion, from Middle High German bleich ‘pale’, ‘whitish’.

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


Similar surnames: Bleich, Blick, Laich, Blanck, Brauch, Flach, Lasch, Bloch, Flasch

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Blaich Family Origin

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Blaich Family Occupations

What did your Blaich ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Blaich. 11% of Blaich men worked as a Laborer and 6% of Blaich women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Blaich were New Worker and Secretary

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    11%
  • Proprietor
    6%
  • Janitor
    4%
  • New Worker
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    6%
  • Housework
    6%
  • Manager
    6%
  • Secretary
    6%

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

Blaich Historical Records

What Blaich family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Blaich. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Blaich 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 698 immigration records available for the last name Blaich. 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 759 military records available for the last name Blaich. For the veterans among your Blaich ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Blaich Life Expectancy

What is the average Blaich lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Blaich life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Blaich in 1962 was 72, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Blaich

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Blaich 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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