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Pecore Name Meaning

Altered form of French Picard reflecting the characteristic Canadian and American French rounding of the -ard ending.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Record, Devore, Lucore, Pedone, Core, Secore, Legore, Priore, Pecora

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Where is the Pecore family from?

You can see how Pecore families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Pecore family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1840 and 1920. The most Pecore families were found in USA in 1920. In 1840 there was 1 Pecore family living in New York. This was 100% of all the recorded Pecore's in USA. New York had the highest population of Pecore families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Pecore surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Pecore ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Labourer was the top reported job for people in the Canada named Pecore. 50% of Pecore men worked as a Labourer. .

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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.

Top Male Occupations In 1921

  • Labourer
  • Farmer
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Pecore. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pecore 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 84 immigration records available for the last name Pecore. 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 Cards

There are 220 military records available for the last name Pecore. For the veterans among your Pecore ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Pecore lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Pecore life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Pecore in 1949 was 52, and 74 in 2004.

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