Blodgett Family History

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Blodgett Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Perhaps an Americanized form of Dutch Bloetgoet (see Bloodgood).

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


Similar surnames: Bridgett, Loden, Bogert, Lodge, Blewett, Burdett, Midgett, Loge

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Blodgett Family Origin

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Blodgett Family Occupations

What did your Blodgett ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Blodgett family was Carpenter. The most common Blodgett occupation in Canada was Farmer. 33% of Blodgett's were Farmers. Farmer, Farmer Son and Journalier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blodgett.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Farmer Son

    17%
  • Journalier

    17%
  • Carpenter

    8%

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

Blodgett Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Blodgett Life Expectancy

What is the average Blodgett lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Blodgett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1956. The average life expectancy for Blodgett in 1946 was 77, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Blodgett

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Blodgett 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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