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Pfab Name Meaning

South German: from Middle High German phawe (from Latin pavo) ‘peacock’, applied either as a nickname for someone who was proud or an ostentatious dresser, or as a habitational name for someone who lived at a house distinguished by the sign of a peacock (see Pfau).

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


Similar surnames: Pfau, Faw, Pfahl, Pan, Pfarr, Pay, Paar, Pear, Falb, Fay

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Pfab Family Origin

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Pfab Family Occupations

What did your Pfab ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Pfab occupation in the USA was Jeweler. 25% of Pfab's were Jewelers. Jeweler, Keeping House and Lager Beer Saloon were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pfab. A less common occupation for the Pfab family was Stone Mason.

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  • Jeweler

    25%
  • Keeping House

    25%
  • Lager Beer Saloon

    25%
  • Stone Mason

    25%

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

Pfab Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Pfab Life Expectancy

What is the average Pfab lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Pfab life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Pfab in 1962 was 68, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pfab

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pfab 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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