Piety Family History

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Piety Name Meaning

English: presumably a nickname for a pious person. It could also be an Americanized form of German Pietig.

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

Similar surnames: Pietig, Pietz, Pretz, Peet, Prey, Spieth, Paetz, Plett, Piet, Peth

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Piety Family Origin

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Piety Family Occupations

What did your Piety ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Day Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Piety. 15% of Piety men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Piety women worked as a Day Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Piety were Carpenter and Housemaid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Clerk
  • Laborer
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Day Laborer
  • Dress Making
  • Housekeeper
  • Housemaid

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

Piety Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Piety. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Piety 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 151 immigration records available for the last name Piety. 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 291 military records available for the last name Piety. For the veterans among your Piety ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Piety Life Expectancy

What is the average Piety lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Piety life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Piety in 1962 was 77, and 81 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Piety 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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