Bloomingdale Family History

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Bloomingdale Name Meaning

Jewish (American): Americanized form of German Blumenthal or Dutch Bloemendaal, both of which are ornamental names composed of elements meaning ‘flower’ and ‘valley’.

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

Similar surnames: Bloomfield, Blumenthal, Langdale, Mcgonigle, Cookingham, Baxendale

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Bloomingdale Family Origin

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Bloomingdale Family Occupations

What did your Bloomingdale ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bloomingdale occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Bloomingdale's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bloomingdale. A less common occupation for the Bloomingdale family was Dress Maker.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Dress Maker


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

Bloomingdale Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bloomingdale Life Expectancy

What is the average Bloomingdale lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Bloomingdale life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Bloomingdale in 1953 was 78, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bloomingdale

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bloomingdale 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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