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Peoples Name Meaning

Irish (Ulster): adopted as an English equivalent of Gaelic Ó Duibhne ‘descendant of Dubhne’, a personal name meaning ‘ill-going’, ‘disagreeable’. Compare Deeney. Peoples is a pseudo-translation based on the phonetic resemblance of the Gaelic name to Gaelic daoine ‘people’. English: patronymic from a pet form (in -el) of the Old French personal name Pepis, oblique case Pepin (see Pepin).

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


Similar surnames: Knowles, Eales, Powles, Peebles, Poppel, Oles, Poley, Voyles, Pebbles

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Peoples Family Origin

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Peoples Family Occupations

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  • Coalminer

    25%
  • Gen Labourer Factory

    25%
  • Grocer & Provision Dealer

    25%
  • Tanner

    25%

In 1881, the most common Peoples occupation in the UK was Coalminer. 25% of Peoples's were Coalminers. A less common occupation for the Peoples family was Tanner. Coalminer, Gen Labourer Factory and Grocer & Provision Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Peoples.

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