Pomphrey Family History

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Pomphrey Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

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Pomphrey Family Origin

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Pomphrey Family Occupations

What did your Pomphrey ancestors do for a living?

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  • Beadle (Ch Off)

    5%
  • Bobbin Winder

    5%
  • Bricklayer

    5%
  • Carrioge Herer

    5%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Pomphrey family was Carrioge Herer. The most common Pomphrey occupation in the UK was Beadle (Ch Off). 5% of Pomphrey's were Beadle (Ch Off)s. Beadle (Ch Off), Bobbin Winder and Bricklayer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pomphrey.

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Pomphrey Historical Records

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Pomphrey Life Expectancy

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