Panther Family History

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Panther Name Meaning

German: variant of Panter 1. English: variant of Panter 3. English: possibly a habitational name from a house bearing the sign of a panther. In England this surname is mainly found in Northamptonshire.

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

Similar surnames: Panter, Paster, Pinter, Pantel, Fancher, Painter, Kanter, Cather

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Panther Family Origin

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Panther Family Occupations

What did your Panther ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Panther. 4% of Panther men worked as a General Labourer and 53% of Panther women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Panther were Farm Labourer and Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Bricklayer
  • Carpenter joiner
  • Farm Labourer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Housewife
  • Boot Machinist
  • Domestic Duties

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

Panther Historical Records

What Panther family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Panther. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Panther census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Panther

Passenger List

There are 678 immigration records available for the last name Panther. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Panther. For the veterans among your Panther ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Panther Life Expectancy

What is the average Panther lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Panther life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Panther in 1954 was 44, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Panther

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Panther 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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