Blankenheim Family History

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Blankenheim Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from any of several places named Blankenheim, for example near Fulda, Hesse, and in Thuringia.

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


Similar surnames: Blankenhorn, Blankenburg, Frankenstein, Blankenbaker, Plankenhorn

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Blankenheim Family Origin

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Blankenheim Family Occupations

What did your Blankenheim ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Blankenheim family was Street Pavior. Engineer and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Blankenheim. The most common Blankenheim occupation in the USA was Engineer. 33% of Blankenheim's were Engineers.

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  • Engineer

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Street Pavior

    33%

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

Blankenheim Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Blankenheim Life Expectancy

What is the average Blankenheim lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Blankenheim life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Blankenheim in 1963 was 79, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Blankenheim

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Blankenheim 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.

Famous Blankenheim Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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