Blash Family History

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Blash Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Blasch(e), probably a pet form of Blasius. Compare Blaschke.

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

Similar surnames: Blasi, Lash, Brash, Blass, Blas, Blase, Bash, Flash, Balash, Basa

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Blash Family Origin

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Blash Family Occupations

What did your Blash ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Blash occupation in Canada was Commis. 67% of Blash's were Commiss. Commis and Journalier were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Blash.

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  • Commis

  • Journalier


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

Blash Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Blash. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Blash 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 204 immigration records available for the last name Blash. 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 347 military records available for the last name Blash. For the veterans among your Blash ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Blash Life Expectancy

What is the average Blash lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Blash life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Blash in 1944 was 36, and 73 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Blash 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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