Pelts Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): variant of Peltz.

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


Similar surnames: Peltz, Felts, Petts, Pells, Bents, Eells, Pelo, Wilts, Pears, Peers

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Pelts Family Origin

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Pelts Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Auditer Of

    5%

In 1880, the most common Pelts occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Pelts's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pelts. A less common occupation for the Pelts family was Auditer Of.

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Pelts Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Pelts life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Pelts in 1957 was 33, and 85 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pelts

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