Plassmeyer Family History

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Plassmeyer Name Meaning

German: distinguishing name for a tenant farmer (see Meyer) whose farmhouse was by the main square of a village (see Plass).

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


Similar surnames: Glassmeyer, Klusmeyer, Priesmeyer, Grassmyer, Sandmeyer, Kammeyer

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Plassmeyer Family Origin

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Plassmeyer Family Occupations

What did your Plassmeyer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Plassmeyer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Plassmeyer's were Farmers. Farmer and Works In Cigar Shop were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Plassmeyer.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Works In Cigar Shop

    50%

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

Plassmeyer Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Plassmeyer Life Expectancy

What is the average Plassmeyer lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Plassmeyer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Plassmeyer in 1964 was 74, and 68 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Plassmeyer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Plassmeyer 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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