Pait Family History

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Pait Name Meaning

from the personal name Pait, short form of Patrick. nickname for a man with a bald head, from Middle English pate ‘head’, ‘skull’.

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


Similar surnames: Fait, Main, Pott, Pais, Want, Hain, Gatt, Heit, Cain, Patt

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Pait Family Origin

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Pait Family Occupations

What did your Pait ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Engineer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pait. A less common occupation for the Pait family was Engineer In Laundry. The most common Pait occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Pait's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Engineer

    12%
  • Farming

    12%
  • Engineer In Laundry

    6%

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

Pait Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Pait. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pait census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Pait. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Pait. For the veterans among your Pait ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pait Life Expectancy

What is the average Pait lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Pait life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Pait in 1957 was 44, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pait

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pait ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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