Pine Family History

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Pine Name Meaning

English and French: from Middle English pine, Old French pin, a topographic name for someone who lived by a conspicuous pine tree or in a pine forest. It may also be a Norman habitational name from any of various places named with this word, such as Le Pin in Calvados; in other cases it may originally have been a nickname for a tall man, one thought to resemble a pine tree. German: variant spelling of Peine.

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

Similar surnames: Pin, Pike, Pile, Vine, Pinn, Pipe, Pink, Pino, Paine, Hine

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Pine Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Pine name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Pine. 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


  • European Jewish


  • France


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Pine Family Origin

Where is the Pine family from?

Pine Family Occupations

What did your Pine ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Pine occupation in the UK was Farmer. 5% of Pine's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Pine family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Fisherman and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pine.

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  • Farmer

  • Fisherman

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Blacksmith


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

Pine Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 70,000 census records available for the last name Pine. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pine 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 7,000 immigration records available for the last name Pine. 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 11,000 military records available for the last name Pine. For the veterans among your Pine ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pine Life Expectancy

What is the average Pine lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Pine life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Pine in 1943 was 50, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pine 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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