Bleil Family History

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Bleil Name Meaning

German: metonymic occupational name for anyone whose work involved the use of an instrument for pounding, crushing, or beating, from German Bleil(e) ‘pestle’, ‘beater’.

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


Similar surnames: Beil, Pfeil, Bley, Peil, Keil, Kleid, Lein, Reil, Kleis, Veil

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Bleil Family Origin

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Bleil Family Occupations

What did your Bleil ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bleil. The most common Bleil occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Bleil's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bleil family was Latters Matts.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Keeping Store

    8%
  • Latters Matts

    8%

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

Bleil Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bleil Life Expectancy

What is the average Bleil lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Bleil life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Bleil in 1956 was 48, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bleil

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bleil 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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