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Plest Family History

Plest Name Meaning

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

209 Historical Documents with Plest on Ancestry.com
65 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
4 Military Records
56 Immigration Records
66 Census and Voter Lists
18 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Plest Families

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    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Plest census records

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Plest Family Origin

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Average Life Expectancy for Plest

Using the Social Security Death Index, you can find out how long people with the family name Plest lived, as well as find information about specific Plest ancestors. The Social Security Death Index has records for over 70 million names; where you can find birth dates, death dates, addresses, and more.

Plest Family Occupations

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Plest ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestors social and economic status.

Military Service by Plest

Did the Plests fight for the North or the South? Or not at all? Military records can tell you a lot about your ancestors including birthplace, occupation, and even physical descriptions.

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