Pennywell Family History

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Pennywell Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Pennywell in Tyne and Wear or from a similarly named lost place elsewhere.

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


Similar surnames: Pennewell, Fennell, Honeywell, Greenwell, Barnwell, Ewell, Penwell

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Pennywell Family Origin

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Pennywell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Keeping House

    20%
  • Works On Farm

    20%
  • Blacksmith

    10%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Works On Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pennywell. The most common Pennywell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Pennywell's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Pennywell family was Blacksmith.

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Pennywell Historical Records

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Pennywell Life Expectancy

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