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Penington Family Origin

Where is the Penington family from?

Penington Family Occupations

What did your Penington ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Penington. A less common occupation for the Penington family was Keeping House. The most common Penington occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Penington's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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

Penington Historical Records

What Penington family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Penington. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Penington 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 Penington

Passenger List

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

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Penington Life Expectancy

What is the average Penington lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Penington life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Penington in 1952 was 59, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Penington

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Penington 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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