Pincus Family History

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Pincus Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): from the Yiddish personal name Pinkus, derived from the Biblical Hebrew male personal name Pinechas, which is of ancient Egyptian origin.

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

Similar surnames: Pines, Minkus, Pinkus, Pinkas, Pins, Pikus, Pickus, Pinks, Fiscus

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Pincus Family Origin

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Pincus Family Occupations

What did your Pincus ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, cigar Maker In Fac., Clothing Cutter and Clothing Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pincus. The most common Pincus occupation in the USA was Cigar Maker In Fac.. 6% of Pincus's were Cigar Maker In Fac.s. A less common occupation for the Pincus family was Composeter.

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  • Cigar Maker In Fac.

  • Clothing Cutter

  • Clothing Store

  • Composeter


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

Pincus Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Pincus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pincus 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Pincus. 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 Pincus. For the veterans among your Pincus ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pincus Life Expectancy

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Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Pincus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Pincus in 1943 was 32, and 85 in 2004.

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