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Pinson Name Meaning

English and French: from Old French pinson ‘finch’, perhaps a nickname applied to a bright and cheerful person. English and French: metonymic occupational name for someone who made pincers or forceps or who used them in their work, from Old French pinson ‘pincers’ (a derivative of pincier ‘to pinch’).

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

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Pinson Family Origin

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Pinson Family Occupations

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  • Laundress

    3%
  • Farm Labourer

    2%
  • Tin Plate Worker

    2%
  • (Army) Pensioner From 66 Reg Private

    1%

In 1881, the most common Pinson occupation in the UK was Laundress. 3% of Pinson's were Laundresss. A less common occupation for the Pinson family was (Army) Pensioner From 66 Reg Private. Laundress, Farm Labourer and Tin Plate Worker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pinson.

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Pinson Life Expectancy

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