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Pilkerton Family Origin

Where is the Pilkerton family from?

Pilkerton Family Occupations

What did your Pilkerton ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Black Smith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pilkerton. The most common Pilkerton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 62% of Pilkerton's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Pilkerton family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Black Smith

  • Farm Laborer


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

Pilkerton Historical Records

What Pilkerton family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Pilkerton. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pilkerton 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 185 immigration records available for the last name Pilkerton. 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 661 military records available for the last name Pilkerton. For the veterans among your Pilkerton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pilkerton Life Expectancy

What is the average Pilkerton lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Pilkerton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Pilkerton in 1945 was 30, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pilkerton

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pilkerton 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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