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Peltier Family History

Peltier Name Meaning
French: variant of Pelletier ‘fur trader’.

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

192,157 Historical Documents with Peltier on Ancestry.com
56,367 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
5,637 Military Records
2,798 Immigration Records
34,732 Census and Voter Lists
92,623 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Peltier Families

  • Number of Peltier families
     51 - 100
     18 - 50
     1 - 17
     
    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 Peltier last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Peltier census records

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Peltier Family Origin

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Peltier Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Peltier families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

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Average Life Expectancy for Peltier

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Peltier Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Peltier census records

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Peltier Civil War Service Records

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