Pignatelli Family History

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Pignatelli Name Meaning

Southern Italian: patronymic from Pigntello, from a diminutive of pignat(t)a ‘pot’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a potter, or a nickname for a rotund person.

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


Similar surnames: Patella, Pignato, Spigarelli, Cifarelli, Piselli, Pignataro, Nigrelli

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Pignatelli Family Origin

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Pignatelli Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Pignatelli occupation in the USA was Physician. 100% of Pignatelli's were Physicians.

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  • Physician

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Pignatelli Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Pignatelli Life Expectancy

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Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Pignatelli life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Pignatelli in 1940 was 41, and 87 in 2004.

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