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Poorbaugh Family History

Poorbaugh Name Meaning
Altered spelling of German Burbach, a habitational name form a place so named near Siegen.

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

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1,593 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
213 Military Records
53 Immigration Records
1,628 Census and Voter Lists
10,056 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Poorbaugh Families

  • Number of Poorbaugh families
     15 - 28
     6 - 14
     1 - 5
    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 Poorbaugh last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Poorbaugh census records

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Poorbaugh Family Origin

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Average Life Expectancy for Poorbaugh

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Poorbaugh Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Poorbaugh census records

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Poorbaugh Civil War Service Records

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