Pennycuff Family History

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Pennycuff Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized spelling of German Pfannkuch, an metonymic occupational name for a cook, meaning ‘pancake’.

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


Similar surnames: Pensyl, Pinkstaff, Penne, Cuff, Pernick, Penna, Penninger, Jenny

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Pennycuff Family Origin

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Pennycuff Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Pennycuff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Pennycuff's were Farmers. Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Pennycuff.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    50%

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Pennycuff Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Pennycuff Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Pennycuff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Pennycuff in 1959 was 51, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pennycuff

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pennycuff 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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