Pulte Family History

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Pulte Name Meaning

variant of Polte, from a short form of the personal name Hippolyt (see Hypolite). (also Pult) from Middle Low German pulpite, pult ‘desk for reading or writing’, ‘pulpit’, also (as a field name) ‘raised area’; probably a topographic name for someone living by a raised area of land. or possibly an occupational name for a manufacturer of desks.

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


Similar surnames: Pultz, Polt, Puls, Pust, Sult, Hulse, Putter, Plate, Punke, Pulley

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Pulte Family Origin

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Pulte Family Occupations

What did your Pulte ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Pulte occupation in the USA was Farmer. 14% of Pulte's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Pulte family was Merchant. Farmer, Grocer and Keeps House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pulte.

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  • Farmer

    14%
  • Grocer

    14%
  • Keeps House

    14%
  • Merchant

    14%

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Pulte Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Pulte. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pulte 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Pulte. 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 Pulte. For the veterans among your Pulte ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pulte Life Expectancy

What is the average Pulte lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Pulte life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Pulte in 1961 was 62, and 64 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pulte 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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