Pulk Family History

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Pulk Name Meaning

Variant of German Polk. shortened form of Czech Pulkrabek.

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

Similar surnames: Paulk, Fulk, Polk, Tulk, Puck, Pust, Poll, Wolk, Puff, Puhr

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Pulk Family Origin

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Pulk Family Occupations

What did your Pulk ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Fisherman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pulk. The most common Pulk occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Pulk's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Pulk family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Fisherman

  • Keeping House


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

Pulk Historical Records

What Pulk family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Pulk. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pulk 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 151 immigration records available for the last name Pulk. 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 235 military records available for the last name Pulk. For the veterans among your Pulk ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pulk Life Expectancy

What is the average Pulk lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Pulk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Pulk in 1963 was 54, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pulk

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pulk 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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