Pilotte Family History

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Pilotte Name Meaning

French: from Old French pilot ‘stake’, ‘pile’.

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

Similar surnames: Pilotti, Bilotta, Platte, Porte, Pelotte, Malette, Pichette, Motte

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Pilotte Family Origin

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Pilotte Family Occupations

What did your Pilotte ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

  • Wagon Maker


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

Pilotte Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Pilotte. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pilotte 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 251 immigration records available for the last name Pilotte. 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 623 military records available for the last name Pilotte. For the veterans among your Pilotte ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pilotte Life Expectancy

What is the average Pilotte lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Pilotte life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Pilotte in 1960 was 47, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pilotte 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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