Pinkley Family History

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Pinkley Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Pinkle, which is of uncertain origin, perhaps a diminutive of Pink 2. Compare Pingley.

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


Similar surnames: Winkley, Minkley, Pingley, Binkley, Pingle, Prinkey, Pirkle, Winkles

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Pinkley Family Origin

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Pinkley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pinkley family was Carpenter. The most common Pinkley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Pinkley's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pinkley.

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Pinkley Historical Records

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Pinkley Life Expectancy

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