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Pelc Family History

Pelc Name Meaning
Polish, Czech, Slovenian, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): Slavic spelling of German Peltz ‘fur’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a furrier.

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

8,632 Historical Documents with Pelc on Ancestry.com
3,541 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
590 Military Records
862 Immigration Records
1,458 Census and Voter Lists
2,181 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Pelc Families

  • Number of Pelc families
     8 - 14
     3 - 7
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Pelc last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Pelc census records

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Pelc Family Origin

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Pelc Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Pelc

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Pelc Family Occupations

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Military Service by Pelc

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