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Palmiter Family Origin

Where is the Palmiter family from?

Palmiter Family Occupations

What did your Palmiter ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Palmiter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Palmiter's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Palmiter. A less common occupation for the Palmiter family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Keeping House

  • Blacksmith


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

Palmiter Historical Records

What Palmiter family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Palmiter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Palmiter 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 Palmiter

Passenger List

There are 93 immigration records available for the last name Palmiter. 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 834 military records available for the last name Palmiter. For the veterans among your Palmiter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Palmiter Life Expectancy

What is the average Palmiter lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Palmiter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Palmiter in 1959 was 58, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Palmiter

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Palmiter 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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