Blurton Family History

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Blurton Name Meaning

English (Staffordshire and Derbyshire): habitational name from Blurton in Staffordshire, so named with an Old English word blor, possibly ‘hill’, + Old English tun ‘settlement’.

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

Similar surnames: Burton, Buxton, Burston, Lorton, Luxton, Luton, Lutton, Brunton

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Blurton Family Origin

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Blurton Family Occupations

What did your Blurton ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Clerk was the top reported job for people in the CA named Blurton.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Clerk

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Blurton Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Blurton. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Blurton 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 387 immigration records available for the last name Blurton. 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 903 military records available for the last name Blurton. For the veterans among your Blurton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Blurton Life Expectancy

What is the average Blurton lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Blurton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Blurton in 1959 was 37, and 79 in 2004.

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