Pendlebury Family History

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Pendlebury Name Meaning

English (Manchester and Lancashire): habitational name from a place in Greater Manchester called Pendlebury, from the hill name Pendle (composed of the Celtic element penn ‘hill’, ‘head’ + a tautologous Old English hyll) + Old English burh ‘castle’, ‘fortified town’.

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


Similar surnames: Pendleton, Pillsbury, Duxbury, Albury, Pedley, Medley, Westbury

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Pendlebury Family Origin

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Pendlebury Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    9%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Labourer

    2%
  • Cotton Spinner

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Pendlebury family was Cotton Spinner. The most common Pendlebury occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 9% of Pendlebury's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pendlebury.

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Pendlebury Historical Records

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Pendlebury Life Expectancy

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