Peace Name Meaning

English: variant of Pace, found mainly in Yorkshire but also in Orkney.

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


Similar surnames: Peake, Pearce, Pace, Peare, Peale, Peck, Peaco, Keach, Pease, Neave

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Peace Family Origin

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Peace Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    7%
  • Coal Miner

    6%
  • Woollen Weaver

    2%
  • Labourer

    1%

In 1881, Farmer, Coal Miner and Woollen Weaver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Peace. The most common Peace occupation in the UK was Farmer. 7% of Peace's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Peace family was Labourer.

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Peace Historical Records

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Peace Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Peace life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1961. The average life expectancy for Peace in 1943 was 71, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Peace

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