Blond Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a fair-haired person, from German, Yiddish blond ‘blonde’. French: nickname for someone with fair hair or a light complexion, from Old French blund, blond ‘blond’, of Germanic origin. This name was taken to Denmark in the 18th century by the Huguenots.

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


Similar surnames: Blunt, Bland, Blind, Bond, Bloch, Lind, Bold, Boone, Glod, Long

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Blond Family Origin

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Blond Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Farmer Son

    25%
  • Barber

    8%
  • Painter

    8%

In 1881, the most common Blond occupation in Canada was Farmer. 25% of Blond's were Farmers. Farmer, Farmer Son and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blond. A less common occupation for the Blond family was Painter.

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Blond Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, Blond life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Blond in 1955 was 49, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Blond

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