Pulkkinen Family History

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Pulkkinen Name Meaning

Finnish: probably from the Germanic forename Volk, meaning ‘people’ or ‘troops’, + the common surname suffix -nen. This name is found mainly in eastern Finland.

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

Similar surnames: Tikkanen, Heikkinen, Makinen, Tuominen, Hokkanen, Jokinen, Peltonen

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Pulkkinen Family Origin

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Pulkkinen Family Occupations

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Pulkkinen Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Pulkkinen Life Expectancy

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Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Pulkkinen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Pulkkinen in 1965 was 44, and 80 in 2004.

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