Puig Family History

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Puig Name Meaning

Catalan: from puig ‘hill(ock)’ (Latin podium ‘platform’), hence a topographic name for someone who lived at a high place, or habitational name from any of the numerous places in Catalonia named with this word.

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


Similar surnames: Pin, Puls, Pust, Buis, Pang, Ewig, Ping, Feig, Puri, Pei

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Puig Family Origin

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Puig Family Occupations

What did your Puig ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Dry Goods Commission Mer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Puig. A less common occupation for the Puig family was Shipping Merchant. The most common Puig occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Puig's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Dry Goods Commission Mer

    25%
  • Shipping Merchant

    25%

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

Puig Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Puig. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Puig census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Puig

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Puig. 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 Puig. For the veterans among your Puig ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Puig Life Expectancy

What is the average Puig lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Puig life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Puig in 1955 was 49, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Puig

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Puig 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.

Famous Puig Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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