Pelotte Family History

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Pelotte Name Meaning

French: from pelote ‘pelote’, ‘ball’, hence a metonymic occupational name for someone who was a ball maker or possibly a nickname for an inveterate player of ball games.

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


Similar surnames: Bilotta, Botte, Plott, Malette, Platten, Porte, Lotter, Pilotte

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Pelotte Family Origin

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Pelotte Family Occupations

What did your Pelotte ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Pelotte occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Pelotte's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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Pelotte Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Pelotte Life Expectancy

What is the average Pelotte lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Pelotte life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Pelotte in 1963 was 41, and 48 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pelotte 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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