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Peline Family History

Peline Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Meline, Eline, Peine, Pelino, Perine, Pline, Melin, Pepin, Devine

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Where is the Peline family from?

You can see how Peline families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Peline family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1880 and 1920. The most Peline families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 5 Peline families living in Massachusetts. This was about 63% of all the recorded Peline's in the USA. Massachusetts had the highest population of Peline families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Peline surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Peline ancestors do for a living?

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


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Census Records

There are 146 census records available for the last name Peline. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Peline census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 18 immigration records available for the last name Peline. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 5 military records available for the last name Peline. For the veterans among your Peline ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Peline lifespan?

Between 1975 and 1991, in the United States, Peline life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Peline in 1975 was 52, and 87 in 1991.

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