Pinegar Family History

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Pinegar Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized spelling of German Peiniger, an occupational name for a torturer or executioner, Middle High German, Middle Low German pineger.

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


Similar surnames: Binegar, Piker, Dinger, Winegar, Piper, Praeger, Pinger, Brinegar

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Pinegar Family Origin

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Pinegar Family Occupations

What did your Pinegar ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Pinegar occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Pinegar's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pinegar. A less common occupation for the Pinegar family was Black Smith.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Farming

    26%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%
  • Black Smith

    4%

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

Pinegar Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Pinegar Life Expectancy

What is the average Pinegar lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Pinegar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Pinegar in 1956 was 62, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pinegar

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pinegar 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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