Pinder Family History

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Pinder Name Meaning

English (mainly Yorkshire) and Irish: variant of Pender. South German: variant of Binder ‘cooper’.

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

Similar surnames: Linder, Pinter, Binder, Kinder, Linden, Sinder, Ginder, Pinner

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Pinder Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Pinder name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Pinder. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Cameroon, Congo, & Southern Bantu Peoples


  • Benin/Togo


  • Germanic Europe


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Pinder Family Origin

Where is the Pinder family from?

Pinder Family Occupations

What did your Pinder ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Pinder occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Pinder's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pinder. A less common occupation for the Pinder family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Keeping House


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

Pinder Historical Records

What Pinder family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 73,000 census records available for the last name Pinder. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pinder 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 11,000 immigration records available for the last name Pinder. 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 6,000 military records available for the last name Pinder. For the veterans among your Pinder ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pinder Life Expectancy

What is the average Pinder lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Pinder life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Pinder in 1952 was 36, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pinder

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pinder 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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