Blanshan Family History

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Blanshan Name Meaning

Americanized form of French Blanchon, a diminutive of Blanc.

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


Similar surnames: Banahan, Blansit, Blanche, Blandin, Hanahan, Linehan, Blankman

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Blanshan Family Origin

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Blanshan Family Occupations

What did your Blanshan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Blacksmith, Clerk In Store and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blanshan. A less common occupation for the Blanshan family was Keeping House. The most common Blanshan occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 17% of Blanshan's were Blacksmiths.

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  • Blacksmith

    17%
  • Clerk In Store

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    17%

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

Blanshan Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Blanshan Life Expectancy

What is the average Blanshan lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Blanshan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Blanshan in 1965 was 81, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Blanshan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Blanshan 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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