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Picht Name Meaning

German: of uncertain origin; perhaps a nickname for an aggressive person, from Middle Low German pichte ‘strife’, ‘fight’, or a topographic name in the former Slavic Wendland region near Hannover.

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


Similar surnames: Pich, Licht, Wicht, Lucht, Recht, Pick, Pecht, Pracht, Picha, Piche

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Picht Family Origin

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Picht Family Occupations

What did your Picht ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Picht occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Picht's were Farmers. Farmer and Printer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Picht.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Printer

    33%

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

Picht Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Picht Life Expectancy

What is the average Picht lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2003, in the United States, Picht life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Picht in 1953 was 36, and 83 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Picht

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Picht 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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