Paynter Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Paynter Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Painter.

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


Similar surnames: Poynter, Painter, Payne, Mayner, Wynter, Pointer, Santer, Ganter

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Paynter Family Origin

Where is the Paynter family from?

SHOW MORE

Paynter Family Occupations

What did your Paynter ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Paynter family was Carpenter. The most common Paynter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Paynter's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Paynter.

Source: Census data for Paynter | Data not to scale

Paynter Historical Records

What Paynter family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Paynter ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Paynter

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Paynter Life Expectancy

What is the average Paynter lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Paynter 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Paynter Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)

Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Look up another name