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Blinkhorn Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Blencarn in Cumbria, named with the Old Welsh elements blain ‘summit’ + carn ‘rock’, ‘cairn’.

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


Similar surnames: Blincoe, Whitehorn, Langhorne, Linton, Brinton, Brinkworth

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Blinkhorn Family Origin

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Blinkhorn Family Occupations

What did your Blinkhorn ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Blinkhorn family was Clerk. The most common Blinkhorn occupation in Canada was Blacksmith. 33% of Blinkhorn's were Blacksmiths. Blacksmith, Servant and Boarding House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blinkhorn.

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  • Blacksmith

    33%
  • Servant

    22%
  • Boarding House

    11%
  • Clerk

    11%

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

Blinkhorn Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Blinkhorn Life Expectancy

What is the average Blinkhorn lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Blinkhorn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Blinkhorn in 1958 was 57, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Blinkhorn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Blinkhorn 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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