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Block Genealogy & History

Block is an English and German name. Its origins are uncertain, but one possibility is that it was derived from the Old English word bloc, which referred to a large solid object used to cut or chop things on or to put items on for display. If this is true, the name could have originated as an occupational name for people who used blocks in their jobs, such as shoemakers or bookbinders. Block family history begins in Wiltshire, first recorded with Robert Bloc (an alternate spelling) in 1199. Block genealogy includes Herbert Block or Herblock, an editorial cartoonist who received the Presidential Medal of Freedom.


Block Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
A B Block-- --, 1926November 7,2004NY
B Peter Block-- --, 1923July 1,2010TN
Cable Block-- --, 1927May 8,2009AR
Daisy Block-- --, 1905May 22,1993IL

Block Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Earl Block-- --, 1921May 23,1990Lombard,IL
F Paul Block-- --, 1927January 28,1998San Angelo,TX
G Jeanette Block-- --, 1919August ,1984Broomfield,CO
Hallie Block-- --, 1903February 3,2001Versailles,KY

Block Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Anthony BlockAngela MollenhauerAugust 5,2000Dallas, TX
Bryan BlockAmy FackrellNovember 24,2001Collin, TX
Douglas BlockCynthia MatthewsSeptember 28,2001Orange, TX
Edward BlockEuva MitchellJuly 10,1937Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Block

1019th: Ackerman1020th: Swartz
1021st: Alford1022nd: Denton
1023rd: Godfrey1024th: Pate
1025th: Yang1026th: Justice
1027th: Pickett1028th: Roman

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