Plants Family History

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Plants Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Pflanz.

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


Similar surnames: Plantz, Platts, Planty, Lantis, Planz, Lints, Lans, Pratts, Plass

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Plants Family Origin

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Plants Family Occupations

What did your Plants ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Plants occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Plants's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Plants family was Laborer. Farmer, Farms and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Plants.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Farms

    10%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    6%

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

Plants Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Plants Life Expectancy

What is the average Plants lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Plants life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Plants in 1960 was 56, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Plants

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Plants 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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