Pense Family History

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Pense Name Meaning

German: perhaps a habitational name from a place called Pensau.

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


Similar surnames: Peiser, Genser, Penso, Reese, Sens, Penne, Penka, Beese, Lence, Weese

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Pense Family Origin

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Pense Family Occupations

What did your Pense ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Pense occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Pense's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Blacksmith & Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pense. A less common occupation for the Pense family was Clerk.

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Blacksmith & Farmer

    2%
  • Clerk

    2%

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

Pense Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Pense Life Expectancy

What is the average Pense lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Pense life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Pense in 1958 was 31, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pense

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pense 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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