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Origins of the Blaksley surname

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About the Blaksleys

We have a total number of 389 records for people with the last name Blaksley.

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Where do most Blaksleys live?

In 1921, most Blaksleys lived in East Midlands.


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Interesting facts about Blaksleys

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We have 340 records for the Blaksley surname. The oldest one dates back to 1870.

Who were Blaksleys most likely to marry?

Blakeslee Or Blackle Or Blackly Or Blacksle Or Blackslee Or Blacksley Or Blacksly Or Blakesley Or Blakesly Or Blakly Or Blakslee Or Blaksley Or Baxleys

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Blakeslee Or Blackley Or Blackly Or Blacksle Or Blackslee Or Blacksley Or Blacksly Or Blakesley Or Blakesly Or Blakly Or Blakslee Or Blaksley Or Baxleys

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What are the most common Blaksley first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

Our birth record sets tell us the names of Blaksley family members

Common jobs for Blaksleys

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Blaksleys in 1921
Living On Own Means

5

Fish Factor

3

Hosiery Machinist

3

Domestic Servant

2

Fund Holder

2

Common Male occupations for Blaksleys in 1921
Currier

9

Clerk

4

Fish Factor

3

Gardener & Florist

3

Haberdasher

3

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