Persinger Family History

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Persinger Name Meaning

Variant spelling of the Swiss German family name Bersinger, a variant of Pirsing, from a Germanic personal name formed with bero ‘bear’ + the clan suffix -ing(er).

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

Similar surnames: Beringer, Messinger, Pensinger, Deringer, Kessinger, Kesinger

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Persinger Family Origin

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Persinger Family Occupations

What did your Persinger ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Chemist Shop was the top reported job for people in the UK named Persinger.

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Chemist Shop

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

Persinger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Persinger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Persinger 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 454 immigration records available for the last name Persinger. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Persinger. For the veterans among your Persinger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Persinger Life Expectancy

What is the average Persinger lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Persinger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Persinger in 1948 was 41, and 74 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Persinger 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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