Partney Family History

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Partney Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Partney in Lincolnshire, named from the Old English personal name Pearta + eg ‘island’, ‘dry ground in a marsh’.

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

Similar surnames: Pitney, Barney, Putney, Hartley, Arney, Harty, Bartley, Hartney

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Partney Family Origin

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Partney Family Occupations

What did your Partney ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Partney. 12% of Partney men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Partney women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Partney were Salesman and Asst Manager

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Labor
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Housewife
  • Saleslady
  • Asst Manager

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

Partney Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Partney. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Partney census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 222 immigration records available for the last name Partney. 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 178 military records available for the last name Partney. For the veterans among your Partney ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Partney Life Expectancy

What is the average Partney lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Partney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Partney in 1963 was 60, and 60 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Partney

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Partney 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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