Partain Family History

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Partain Name Meaning

English: probably a variant spelling of Parton.

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

Similar surnames: Partin, Patin, Gartin, Parten, Certain, Barten, Sartin, Curtain

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Partain Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Partain name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Partain. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Norway


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


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Partain Family Origin

Where is the Partain family from?

Partain Family Occupations

What did your Partain ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Partain family was Works On Farm. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Partain. The most common Partain occupation in the USA was Farmer. 65% of Partain's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House

  • Works On Farm


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

Partain Historical Records

What Partain family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Partain. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Partaincensus 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 253 immigration records available for the last name Partain. 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 Partain. For the veterans among your Partain ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Partain Life Expectancy

What is the average Partain lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Partain life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Partain in 1943 was 40, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Partain

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Partain 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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