Blaisdell Family History

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Blaisdell Name Meaning

English (Cumbria and Lancashire): habitational name from a place in the Lake District named Blaisdell, from the Old Norse byname Blesi (from blesi ‘blaze’, ‘white spot’), or from the same word used in the sense of a white spot on a hillside, + Old Norse dalr ‘valley’.

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


Similar surnames: Lindell, Ramsdell, Liddell, Blasdell, Birdwell, Blackwell, Bracknell

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Blaisdell Family Origin

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Blaisdell Family Occupations

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  • Engineer

    14%
  • Farmer

    14%
  • Female Farmer-School

    14%
  • Going To School

    14%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Blaisdell family was Going To School. The most common Blaisdell occupation in Canada was Engineer. 14% of Blaisdell's were Engineers. Engineer, Farmer and Female Farmer-School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blaisdell.

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Blaisdell Historical Records

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Blaisdell Life Expectancy

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