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Pufalt Family History

Pufalt Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Zufall, Dufault, Pufahl, Zufelt, Zumalt, Palm, Puls, Pal, Fall, Plant

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Where is the Pufalt family from?

You can see how Pufalt families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Pufalt family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Pufalt family living in Illinois. This was about 33% of all the recorded Pufalt's in USA. Illinois and 2 other states had the highest population of Pufalt families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Pufalt surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Pufalt ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 51 census records available for the last name Pufalt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pufalt census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 2 immigration records available for the last name Pufalt. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 14 military records available for the last name Pufalt. For the veterans among your Pufalt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Pufalt lifespan?

Between 1969 and 1999, in the United States, Pufalt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Pufalt in 1969 was 75, and 77 in 1999.

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