Pinkus Family History

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Pinkus Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Pincus.

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


Similar surnames: Pinkas, Pincus, Pickus, Minkus, Pinks, Pines, Hindes, Rinkus, Pink

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Pinkus Family Origin

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Pinkus Family Occupations

What did your Pinkus ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Barber, Cigar Packer and Confectioner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pinkus. The most common Pinkus occupation in the USA was Barber. 7% of Pinkus's were Barbers. A less common occupation for the Pinkus family was Cutter.

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  • Barber

    7%
  • Cigar Packer

    7%
  • Confectioner

    7%
  • Cutter

    7%

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

Pinkus Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Pinkus Life Expectancy

What is the average Pinkus lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Pinkus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Pinkus in 1950 was 35, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pinkus

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pinkus 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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