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Pflanz Name Meaning

South German: topographic name denoting someone who lived by or owned a plantation, from Middle High German pflanze ‘plant’.

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


Similar surnames: Plank, Platz, Poland, Pfahl, Plant, Pflaum, Banz, Plate, Plass, Planz

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Pflanz Family Origin

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Pflanz Family Occupations

What did your Pflanz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Pflanz occupation in the USA was Barber. 18% of Pflanz's were Barbers. A less common occupation for the Pflanz family was Grocer. Barber, Boot Maker and Carder In Cotton Mill were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pflanz.

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  • Barber

    18%
  • Boot Maker

    9%
  • Carder In Cotton Mill

    9%
  • Grocer

    9%

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

Pflanz Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Pflanz Life Expectancy

What is the average Pflanz lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Pflanz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Pflanz in 1947 was 42, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pflanz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pflanz 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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