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Putgenter Family History

Putgenter 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: Permenter, Putter, Parmenter, Burgener, Puentes, Surgener, Puente

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Where is the Putgenter family from?

Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Putgenter surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
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What did your Putgenter ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Carpenter was the top reported job for people in the USA named Putgenter. 100% of Putgenter men worked as a Carpenter. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Carpenter
    100%
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Census Records

There are 30 census records available for the last name Putgenter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Putgenter 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 1 immigration records available for the last name Putgenter. 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 10 military records available for the last name Putgenter. For the veterans among your Putgenter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Putgenter lifespan?

Between 1973 and 2003, in the United States, Putgenter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Putgenter in 1973 was 80, and 79 in 2003.

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