Pynor Family History

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Pynor Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Poynor, Prior, Pino, Pyon, Gaynor, Honor, Eynon, Poyner, Agnor, Minor

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Pynor Family Origin

Where is the Pynor family from?

Pynor Family Occupations

What did your Pynor ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Coal Miner (below) Stripper filler (heavy W and Dress Maker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Pynor. 17% of Pynor men worked as a Coal Miner (below) Stripper filler (heavy W and 34% of Pynor women worked as a Dress Maker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Pynor were Newagent tobacconist (shopkeeper) and Welfare Worker J C J Witter

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Coal Miner (below) Stripper filler (heavy W
  • Cost Clerk (steel Works)
  • Ministry Of Labour (civil Servant)
  • Newagent tobacconist (shopkeeper)

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Dress Maker
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Welfare Worker J C J Witter

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

Pynor Historical Records

What Pynor family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 819 census records available for the last name Pynor. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pynor 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 64 immigration records available for the last name Pynor. 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 33 military records available for the last name Pynor. For the veterans among your Pynor ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pynor Life Expectancy

What is the average Pynor lifespan?

Between 1961 and 1998, in the United States, Pynor life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Pynor in 1961 was 58, and 94 in 1998.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pynor

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pynor 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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