Blais Name Meaning

French: variant of Blaise.

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


Similar surnames: Blaise, Brais, Blain, Blaes, Blass, Lais, Blois, Calais, Aldis

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Blais Family Origin

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Blais Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    22%
  • Farmer

    9%
  • Journalier

    6%
  • School

    5%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Blais family was School. The most common Blais occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 22% of Blais's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Farmer and Journalier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blais.

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Blais Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Blais life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Blais in 1952 was 50, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Blais

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