Pluth Family History

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Pluth Name Meaning

German (also Plüth): from Middle High German bluot ‘blossom’, perhaps a nickname for a thriving individual, or a habitational name from a house distinguished by a sign depicting a blossom.

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

Similar surnames: Bluth, Kluth, Gluth, Plitt, Platt, Huth, Platz, Pluta, Paeth, Pluff

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Pluth Family Origin

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Pluth Family Occupations

What did your Pluth ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Pluth. 29% of Pluth men worked as a Laborer and 30% of Pluth women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Pluth were Manager and Seamstress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Helper
  • Manager

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
  • Housewife
  • Clerk
  • Seamstress

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

Pluth Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Pluth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pluth 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 281 immigration records available for the last name Pluth. 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 Pluth. For the veterans among your Pluth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pluth Life Expectancy

What is the average Pluth lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Pluth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Pluth in 1966 was 73, and 83 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pluth 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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