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Pelster Family Origin

Where is the Pelster family from?

Pelster Family Occupations

What did your Pelster ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Day Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pelster. The most common Pelster occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Pelster's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Pelster family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Day Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%

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

Pelster Historical Records

What Pelster family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Pelster. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pelster census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Pelster

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Pelster. 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 Pelster. For the veterans among your Pelster ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pelster Life Expectancy

What is the average Pelster lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Pelster life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Pelster in 1951 was 32, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pelster

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pelster 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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