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Pyment Family History

Pyment Surname 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.


Similar surnames: Payment, Dyment, Parent, Pimenta, Dement, Pylant, Ament, Arment

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Where is the Pyment family from?

You can see how Pyment families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Pyment family name was found in the UK in 1891. In 1891 there were 3 Pyment families living in London. This was 100% of all the recorded Pyment's in United Kingdom. London had the highest population of Pyment families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Pyment surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Pyment ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Pyment. 100% of Pyment women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    100%
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Census Records

There are 77 census records available for the last name Pyment. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pyment census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 6 immigration records available for the last name Pyment. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 6 military records available for the last name Pyment. For the veterans among your Pyment ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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