Ploen Family History

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Ploen Name Meaning

habitational name from Plön in Schleswig Holstein. from a short form of the medieval personal name Apollonius.

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


Similar surnames: Ellen, Cloe, Len, Lien, Loden, Kloes, Glen, Lown, Alden, Olsen

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Ploen Family Origin

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Ploen Family Occupations

What did your Ploen ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Asst Printer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Ploen. 18% of Ploen men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Ploen women worked as an Asst Printer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ploen were Farm Laborer and House Keeping

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    18%
  • Laborer
    12%
  • Clerk
    6%
  • Farm Laborer
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Asst Printer
    10%
  • Farmer Labor
    10%
  • File Clerk
    10%
  • House Keeping
    10%

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

Ploen Historical Records

What Ploen family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Ploen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ploen census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Ploen

Passenger List

There are 310 immigration records available for the last name Ploen. 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 554 military records available for the last name Ploen. For the veterans among your Ploen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ploen Life Expectancy

What is the average Ploen lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Ploen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Ploen in 1964 was 75, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ploen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ploen 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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