Ploog Family History

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Ploog Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: variant of Plog ‘plow’.

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

Similar surnames: Plog, Loos, Loo, Cloos, Kloos, Moog, Hoog, Pool, Shoop, Pong

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Ploog Family Origin

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Ploog Family Occupations

What did your Ploog ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Ploog. 19% of Ploog men worked as a Farmer and 24% of Ploog women worked as a Waitress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ploog were Machinist and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Farm Laborer
  • Machinist

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Waitress
  • Housework
  • Maid
  • Clerk

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

Ploog Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Ploog. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ploog 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 289 immigration records available for the last name Ploog. 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 299 military records available for the last name Ploog. For the veterans among your Ploog ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ploog Life Expectancy

What is the average Ploog lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Ploog life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Ploog in 1962 was 70, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ploog

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ploog 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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