Polhemus Family History

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Polhemus Name Meaning

Dutch: Latinized form of Polheim, a habitational name from a place in southern Germany or Switzerland.

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


Similar surnames: Polhamus, Politis, Lebus, Ohnemus, Polus, Phebus, Paulhamus

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Polhemus Family Origin

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Polhemus Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Painter

    3%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Polhemus. The most common Polhemus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Polhemus's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Polhemus family was Painter.

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Polhemus Historical Records

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Polhemus Life Expectancy

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Famous Polhemus Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)

Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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