Pileggi Family History

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Pileggi Name Meaning

Italian: either a nickname from Calabrian pileggiu ‘calm’, ‘tranquility’, or possibly a topographic name or metonymic occupational name for a herb grower or seller from Calabrian pileju ‘mint’.

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

Similar surnames: Piselli, Pegg, Plagge, Pigg, Pinegar, Pile, Pilat, Piasecki, Pilotti

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Pileggi Family Origin

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Pileggi Family Occupations

What did your Pileggi ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Pileggi. 35% of Pileggi men worked as a Laborer and 29% of Pileggi women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Pileggi were Shoemaker and Saleslady

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • New Worker
  • Clerk
  • Shoemaker

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
  • New Worker
  • Seamstress
  • Saleslady

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

Pileggi Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Pileggi. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pileggi 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 909 immigration records available for the last name Pileggi. 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 497 military records available for the last name Pileggi. For the veterans among your Pileggi ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pileggi Life Expectancy

What is the average Pileggi lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Pileggi life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Pileggi in 1945 was 45, and 80 in 2004.

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