Penberthy Family History

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Penberthy Name Meaning

English (Devon and Cornwall): habitational name from Penberthy Cross in Cornwall.

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


Similar surnames: Kennerly, Esworthy, Pemberton, Kenworthy, Emberton, Pebworth, Medbery

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Penberthy Family Origin

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Penberthy Family Occupations

What did your Penberthy ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Penberthy occupation in the USA was Miner. 27% of Penberthy's were Miners. A less common occupation for the Penberthy family was Dry Goods Merchant. Miner, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Penberthy.

View Census data for Penberthy | Data not to scale

  • Miner

    27%
  • Farmer

    18%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Dry Goods Merchant

    9%

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

Penberthy Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Penberthy Life Expectancy

What is the average Penberthy lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Penberthy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Penberthy in 1944 was 26, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Penberthy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Penberthy 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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