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Pensinger Family History

Pensinger Name Meaning
Probably an altered spelling of German Benzinger, a habitational name from Benzingen near Sigmaringen in southern Germany.

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

13,888 Historical Documents with Pensinger on Ancestry.com
2,334 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
441 Military Records
78 Immigration Records
2,184 Census and Voter Lists
8,851 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Pensinger Families

  • Number of Pensinger families
     9 - 15
     4 - 8
     1 - 3
     
    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 Pensinger last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Pensinger Family Origin

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Pensinger Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Pensinger

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Pensinger Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Pensinger Civil War Service Records

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