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Puyear Family History

Puyear Name Meaning
English: much altered variant of Perrier. Compare Puryear.

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

5,567 Historical Documents with Puyear on Ancestry.com
1,452 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
146 Military Records
11 Immigration Records
1,174 Census and Voter Lists
2,784 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Puyear Families

  • Number of Puyear families
     5 - 8
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Puyear families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Puyear last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Puyear census records

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Puyear Family Origin

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Puyear Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Puyear

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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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Puyear Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Puyear census records

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Puyear Civil War Service Records

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