Pecot Family History

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Pecot Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of French Picotte.

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

Similar surnames: Pecor, Peot, Pelot, Pelon, Perot, Picot, Recor, Secoy, Pero, Secor

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Pecot Family Origin

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Pecot Family Occupations

What did your Pecot ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Shoe Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pecot. The most common Pecot occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Pecot's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Pecot family was At Home.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Shoe Maker

  • At Home


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Pecot ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Pecot Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Pecot. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pecot 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 285 immigration records available for the last name Pecot. 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 253 military records available for the last name Pecot. For the veterans among your Pecot ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pecot Life Expectancy

What is the average Pecot lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Pecot life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Pecot in 1964 was 66, and 75 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pecot

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pecot 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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