Blaser Family History

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Blaser Name Meaning

German, Swiss German (also Bläser), and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Middle High German blasaere ‘blower’, German Bläser, hence an occupational name for a musician who played a wind instrument. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Blas.

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

Similar surnames: Glaser, Blazer, Bader, Plaster, Brauer, Lader, Naser, Blauer, Busser

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Blaser Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Blaser name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Blaser. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Germanic Europe


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • Norway


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Blaser Family Origin

Where is the Blaser family from?

Blaser Family Occupations

What did your Blaser ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blaser. The most common Blaser occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Blaser's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Blaser family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter

  • Laborer


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

Blaser Historical Records

What Blaser family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Blaser. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Blaser 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Blaser. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Blaser. For the veterans among your Blaser ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Blaser Life Expectancy

What is the average Blaser lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Blaser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Blaser in 1952 was 48, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Blaser

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Blaser 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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