Plunket Family History

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Plunket Name Meaning

English and Irish: variant spelling of Plunkett.

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


Similar surnames: Plunkett, Pruet, Pruner, Puckett, Pounder, Clunie, Plante, Punt

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Plunket Family Origin

Where is the Plunket family from?

Plunket Family Occupations

What did your Plunket ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Plunket family was Farming. The most common Plunket occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Plunket's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Plunket.

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farming

    5%

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

Plunket Historical Records

What Plunket family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Plunket. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Plunket census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Plunket

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Plunket. 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 Plunket. For the veterans among your Plunket ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Plunket Life Expectancy

What is the average Plunket lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Plunket life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Plunket in 1962 was 70, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Plunket

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Plunket 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.

Famous Plunket Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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