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Puulei Family History

Puulei 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: Pulley, Puller, Paule, Paules, Puleo, Pullen, Pauli, Pauley, Pulli

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Where is the Puulei family from?

You can see how Puulei families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Puulei family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 7 Puulei families living in Hawaii. This was 100% of all the recorded Puulei's in USA. Hawaii had the highest population of Puulei families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Puulei surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Puulei ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Stone Mason was the top reported job for people in the USA named Puulei. 50% of Puulei men worked as a Stone Mason. .

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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

  • Stone Mason
    50%
  • Laborer
    50%
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What Puulei family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 89 census records available for the last name Puulei. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Puulei 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 7 immigration records available for the last name Puulei. 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 54 military records available for the last name Puulei. For the veterans among your Puulei ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Puulei lifespan?

Between 1972 and 2003, in the United States, Puulei life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Puulei in 1972 was 69, and 87 in 2003.

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