Peirce Family History

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Peirce Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Pierce.

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

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Peirce Family Origin

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Peirce Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, the most common Peirce occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Peirce's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Peirce. A less common occupation for the Peirce family was Carpenter.

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Peirce Historical Records

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Peirce Life Expectancy

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