Pecht Family History

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Pecht Name Meaning

German (of Slavic origin): from a pet form of Petr, Czech form of Peter.

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


Similar surnames: Pecha, Pech, Piech, Piche, Pach, Picht, Picha, Pesch, Recht, Tech

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Pecht Family Origin

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Pecht Family Occupations

What did your Pecht ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pecht family was Engine Repairer. The most common Pecht occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Pecht's were Farmers. Farmer, At Home and Day Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pecht.

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • At Home

    7%
  • Day Laborer

    7%
  • Engine Repairer

    7%

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

Pecht Historical Records

What Pecht family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Pecht Life Expectancy

What is the average Pecht lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Pecht life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Pecht in 1951 was 46, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pecht

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pecht 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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