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Pancake Family History

Pancake Name Meaning
Translation of German Pfannkuch(e), North German Pannkoke, Pankauke, or Dutch Pannekoek(e), metonymic occupational names for someone who made and sold pancakes.

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

55,805 Historical Documents with Pancake on Ancestry
7,196 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,243 Military Records
102 Immigration Records
5,230 Census and Voter Lists
42,034 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Pancake Families

  • Number of Pancake families
     26 - 50
     9 - 25
     1 - 8
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Pancake families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Pancake last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Pancake census records

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Pancake Family Origin

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Pancake Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Pancake

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Pancake Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Pancake census records

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Pancake Civil War Service Records

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