Pitney Family History

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Pitney Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Somerset, named with the Old English personal name Pytta or Peota (genitive Pyttan, Peotan) + eg ‘island’, ‘dry ground in marsh’.

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


Similar surnames: Putney, Sidney, Whitney, Titley, Pixley, Binney, Pine, Disney, Pilley

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Pitney Family Origin

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Pitney Family Occupations

What did your Pitney ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Pitney ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Annuitant

    8%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Bricklayer

    4%
  • Bricklayor

    4%

In 1881, Annuitant, Agricultural Labourer and Bricklayer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pitney. A less common occupation for the Pitney family was Bricklayor. The most common Pitney occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 8% of Pitney's were Annuitants.

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Pitney Historical Records

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Pitney Life Expectancy

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