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Pearce Name Meaning

Welsh, English, and Irish: variant spelling of Pierce.

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


Similar surnames: Peirce, Bearce, Peare, Pearcey, Pearre, Peace, Pearcy, Hearne, Bearse

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Pearce Family Origin

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Pearce Family Occupations

What did your Pearce ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Carpenter

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Pearce family was Carpenter. The most common Pearce occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 5% of Pearce's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pearce.

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Pearce Historical Records

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Pearce Life Expectancy

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