Pegues Family History

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Pegues Name Meaning

Catalan: probably from the plural of pega ‘pitch’, in various senses connected with pitch or dye.

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

Similar surnames: Portes, Peguero, Pages, Neaves, Remes, Eales, Peeper, Meggers, Perkes

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Pegues Family Origin

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Pegues Family Occupations

What did your Pegues ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pegues family was Farm Labor. The most common Pegues occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Pegues's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pegues.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Farming

  • Farm Labor


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

Pegues Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Pegues. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pegues 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 183 immigration records available for the last name Pegues. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Pegues. For the veterans among your Pegues ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pegues Life Expectancy

What is the average Pegues lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Pegues life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Pegues in 1950 was 40, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pegues

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pegues 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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