Pendleton Family History

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Pendleton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place near Pendlebury, Greater Manchester, or another in Lancashire, both called Pendleton from the hill name Pendle + Old English tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Peniston, Middleton, Embleton, Nettleton, Singleton, Poppleton

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Pendleton Family Origin

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Pendleton Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    6%
  • Coal Miner

    3%
  • Annuitant

    2%
  • Carter

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Pendleton family was Carter. The most common Pendleton occupation in the UK was Labourer. 6% of Pendleton's were Labourers. Labourer, Coal Miner and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pendleton.

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Pendleton Historical Records

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Pendleton Life Expectancy

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