Plog Family History

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Plog Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: metonymic occupational name for a plowright or plowman, from Middle Low German ploch ‘plow’.

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


Similar surnames: Ploog, Loh, Klug, Plock, Moog, Pigg, Loge, Glod, Klos, Pang

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Plog Family Origin

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Plog Family Occupations

What did your Plog ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Plog. 14% of Plog men worked as a Farmer and 14% of Plog women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Plog were Cook and Egg Landler

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    14%
  • Laborer
    8%
  • Truck Driver
    6%
  • Cook
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    14%
  • Teacher
    14%
  • Commercial Teacher
    5%
  • Egg Landler
    5%

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

Plog Historical Records

What Plog family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Plog. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Plog 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 298 immigration records available for the last name Plog. 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 449 military records available for the last name Plog. For the veterans among your Plog ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Plog Life Expectancy

What is the average Plog lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2003, in the United States, Plog life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Plog in 1953 was 35, and 98 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Plog

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Plog 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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