Pendergrass Family History

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Pendergrass Name Meaning

English: variant of Irish Prendergast.

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


Similar surnames: Pendergrast, Pendergast, Pendergraft, Pendergraph, Pender

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Pendergrass Family Origin

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Pendergrass Family Occupations

What did your Pendergrass ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farming

    7%

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

Pendergrass Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Pendergrass Life Expectancy

What is the average Pendergrass lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Pendergrass life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Pendergrass in 1940 was 43, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pendergrass

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pendergrass 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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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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