Paller Family History

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Paller Name Meaning

Altered form of Pfaller, a South German variant of Pfahler. Hungarian (Pallér) and Jewish (from Hungary): occupational name or status name from Hungarian pallér ‘foreman’.

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


Similar surnames: Galler, Poller, Waller, Paler, Puller, Peller, Maller, Haller, Koller

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Paller Family Origin

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Paller Family Occupations

What did your Paller ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Cigar Maker, Dress Maker and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Paller. A less common occupation for the Paller family was Sailor. The most common Paller occupation in the USA was Cigar Maker. 25% of Paller's were Cigar Makers.

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  • Cigar Maker

    25%
  • Dress Maker

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Sailor

    25%

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

Paller Historical Records

What Paller family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Search 1940's US census records for Paller

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Paller. 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 Paller. For the veterans among your Paller ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Paller Life Expectancy

What is the average Paller lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Paller life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Paller in 1957 was 35, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Paller

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Paller 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.

Famous Paller Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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