Bloor Family History

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Bloor Name Meaning

English (Midlands): variant of Blore.

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

Similar surnames: Bloom, Boor, Moor, Boore, Blore, Book, Blood, Poor, Bloxom, Boon

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Bloor Family Origin

Where is the Bloor family from?

Bloor Family Occupations

What did your Bloor ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Bloor occupation in Canada was Decorator. 33% of Bloor's were Decorators. A less common occupation for the Bloor family was Labourer. Decorator, Shoemaker and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bloor.

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  • Decorator

  • Shoemaker

  • Farmer

  • Labourer


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

Bloor Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bloor Life Expectancy

What is the average Bloor lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Bloor life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Bloor in 1957 was 53, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bloor

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bloor 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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