Pesce Family History

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Pesce Name Meaning

Italian: from pesce ‘fish’ (Latin piscis), hence a metonymic occupational name for a fisherman or fish seller or a nickname for someone thought to resemble a fish in some way.

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

Similar surnames: Place, Pecci, Cece, Pesch, Penne, Pech, Meske, Pesci, Vesco, Desch

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Pesce Family Origin

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Pesce Family Occupations

What did your Pesce ancestors do for a living?

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

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Labourer
  • Farmer

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

Pesce Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Pesce. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pesce 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Pesce. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Pesce. For the veterans among your Pesce ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pesce Life Expectancy

What is the average Pesce lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Pesce life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Pesce in 1943 was 38, and 79 in 2004.

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