Pecci Family History

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Pecci Name Meaning

Italian: of uncertain derivation; possibly from peccio, peccia, which can have the meaning of ‘paunch’ (hence a nickname for a large-bellied man), or ‘chicken’, ‘hen’ (either a nickname for someone thought to resemble a chicken or a metonymic occupational name for a poultry keeper), or ‘woodpecker’ (applied as a nickname for someone considered to be a sneak, meddler, or a parasite, all apparently characteristics associated with the bird), but more likely a habitational name from a place named Peccia or similar for the presence of spruce trees (Latin picea).

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

Similar surnames: Pesce, Pech, Peck, Pezzi, Peri, Pepi, Percy, Picchi, Zecca, Paci

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Pecci Family Origin

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Pecci Family Occupations

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In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Pecci. 39% of Pecci men worked as a Laborer and 34% of Pecci women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Pecci were Painter and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Proprietor
  • Shipfitter
  • Painter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
  • Saleslady
  • Spinner
  • Housewife

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

Pecci Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Pecci. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pecci 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 610 immigration records available for the last name Pecci. 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 164 military records available for the last name Pecci. For the veterans among your Pecci ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pecci Life Expectancy

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Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Pecci life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Pecci in 1947 was 49, and 88 in 2004.

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