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Where is the Pearcy family from?
You can see how Pearcy families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Pearcy family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Pearcy families were found in the UK in 1891. In 1840 there were 14 Pearcy families living in Tennessee. This was about 36% of all the recorded Pearcy's in the USA. Tennessee had the highest population of Pearcy families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Pearcy surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Pearcy. 24% of Pearcy men worked as a Farmer and 12% of Pearcy women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Pearcy were Carpenter and Seamstress.