Pax Name Meaning

German: variant of Bax. Compare Paxman 2. Alternatively, it may be a Latinized form of Friede ‘peace’. Catalan: variant spelling of Pacs, a habitational name from Pacs in Catalonia.

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


Similar surnames: Sax, Yax, Dax, Wax, Pay, Ban, Bax, Pan, Pal, Pau

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Pax Family Origin

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Pax Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Butcher

    9%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Frmr

    9%

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In 1880, Farmer, Butcher and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pax. A less common occupation for the Pax family was Frmr. The most common Pax occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Pax's were Farmers.

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Pax Historical Records

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Pax Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Pax life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Pax in 1952 was 44, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pax

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