Plucker Family History

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Plucker Name Meaning

North German (Plücker) and Dutch: occupational name for someone who gathered produce to sell, from an agent derivative of Middle Low German plucken, Dutch plukken ‘to pick’.

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

Similar surnames: Picker, Plumer, Ducker, Lucker, Packer, Zucker, Tucker, Flicker

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Plucker Family Origin

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Plucker Family Occupations

What did your Plucker ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Plucker family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Plucker. The most common Plucker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Plucker's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Cabinet Maker

  • Carpenter


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

Plucker Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Plucker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Plucker 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 222 immigration records available for the last name Plucker. 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 469 military records available for the last name Plucker. For the veterans among your Plucker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Plucker Life Expectancy

What is the average Plucker lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Plucker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Plucker in 1962 was 72, and 41 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Plucker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Plucker 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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