Pinion Family History

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Pinion Name Meaning

English: unexplained; perhaps, as Reaney and Wilson propose, a variant of Welsh Beynon. However, the modern surname in the UK is found mainly in Lincolnshire, on the other side of the country from Wales.

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

Similar surnames: Sinton, Pinson, Binion, Ponton, Linson, Onion, Vinton, Henion, Inmon

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Pinion Family Origin

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Pinion Family Occupations

What did your Pinion ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pinion. A less common occupation for the Pinion family was Cooper. The most common Pinion occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Pinion's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Laborer

  • Cooper


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

Pinion Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Pinion. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pinion 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 324 immigration records available for the last name Pinion. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Pinion. For the veterans among your Pinion ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pinion Life Expectancy

What is the average Pinion lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Pinion life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Pinion in 1945 was 29, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pinion

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pinion 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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