Peachey Family History

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Peachey Name Meaning

Swiss German: probably an altered form of Swiss Büchi. However, in The Mennonite Encyclopedia Bitsche (or Bitschi) is proposed as the origin. See also Beachy. English: variant of Peach.

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


Similar surnames: Beachy, Teachey, Beachley, Bacher, Peschel, Peach, Peasley, Bracher

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Peachey Family Origin

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Peachey Family Occupations

What did your Peachey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Peachey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Peachey's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Peachey. A less common occupation for the Peachey family was Retired Farmer.

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Retired Farmer

    7%

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Peachey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Peachey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Peachey 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 Peachey. 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 Peachey. For the veterans among your Peachey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Peachey Life Expectancy

What is the average Peachey lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Peachey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Peachey in 1960 was 69, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Peachey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Peachey 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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