Panther Family History

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Panther Name Meaning

German: variant of Panter 1. English: variant of Panter 3. English: possibly a habitational name from a house bearing the sign of a panther. In England this surname is mainly found in Northamptonshire.

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

Similar surnames: Panter, Paster, Pinter, Pantel, Fancher, Painter, Kanter, Cather

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Panther Family Origin

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Panther Family Occupations

What did your Panther ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Shepherd, Farmer and Shoe Finisher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Panther. The most common Panther occupation in the UK was Shepherd. 7% of Panther's were Shepherds. A less common occupation for the Panther family was Shoemaker.

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  • Shepherd

  • Farmer

  • Shoe Finisher

  • Shoemaker


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

Panther Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Panther. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Panther census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Panther

Passenger List

There are 678 immigration records available for the last name Panther. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Panther. For the veterans among your Panther ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Panther Life Expectancy

What is the average Panther lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Panther life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Panther in 1954 was 44, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Panther

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Panther 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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