Pistorius Family History

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Pistorius Name Meaning

German, Dutch, and eastern French: Latinized variant of German Pfister, Dutch Pester, French Pestre, Pestour, occupational names for a baker.

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


Similar surnames: Pastorius, Pastor, Sartorius, Straus, Posthumus, Pietri, Wiltzius

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Pistorius Family Origin

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Pistorius Family Occupations

What did your Pistorius ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Pistorius. 50% of Pistorius men worked as a Farmer and 43% of Pistorius women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Pistorius were Timekeeper and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    50%
  • Laborer
    29%
  • Butcher
    8%
  • Timekeeper
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    43%
  • Teacher
    29%
  • Stenographer
    29%

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

Pistorius Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Pistorius. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pistorius 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 526 immigration records available for the last name Pistorius. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Pistorius. For the veterans among your Pistorius ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pistorius Life Expectancy

What is the average Pistorius lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Pistorius life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Pistorius in 1963 was 73, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pistorius

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