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Pelican Family History

Pelican Name Meaning

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

9,592 Historical Documents with Pelican on Ancestry.com
4,054 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
947 Military Records
273 Immigration Records
2,353 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Pelican Families

Pelican census records

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Pelican Family Origin

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Pelican Family Occupations

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Military Service by Pelican

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