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Pesa Name Meaning

Serbian and Croatian (Dalmatia) (Peša): from the personal name Pešo, pet form of Petar (see Peter).

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


Similar surnames: Pesta, Peska, Posa, Bess, Reha, Pena, Pella, Penza, Petr, Pala

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Pesa Family Origin

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Pesa Family Occupations

What did your Pesa ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Fireman

    50%

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

Pesa Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Pesa Life Expectancy

What is the average Pesa lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Pesa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Pesa in 1953 was 48, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pesa

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pesa 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)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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