Blair Family History

Meaning of surname: Blair

Blair is an English-language name of Scottish Gaelic origin. The surname is derived from any of the numerous places in Scotland named Blair. These place names are derived from the Scottish Gaelic blàr, meaning "plain" and "field". The given name Blair is derived from the surname. Blair is generally a masculine name in Scotland, although it is more popular in North America, where it is also a feminine name. A variant spelling of the given name is Blaire.[1]

We found 3,227,851 Genealogy and Family History Records for Blair in our Newspaper Archive.

Details for Blair surname:

3,152,584 Digital Copies of Newspapers
29,849 Pictures of Obituaries
15,517 Government Documents
238 Historical Books
29,663 Social Security Death Records

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