Palmerton Family History

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Palmerton Name Meaning

English: possibly a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place.

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


Similar surnames: Batterton, Allerton, Alderton, Salmeron, Emerton, Summerton

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Palmerton Family Origin

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Palmerton Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Retired Farmer

    4%
  • Butcher

    2%

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In 1880, the most common Palmerton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Palmerton's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Palmerton family was Butcher. Farmer, Laborer and Retired Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Palmerton.

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Palmerton Historical Records

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Palmerton Life Expectancy

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