Pollock Family History

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Pollock Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from a place in Glasgow, apparently so named from a diminutive of a British cognate of Gaelic poll ‘pool’, ‘pit’. The surname is also common in northeastern Ulster. German: ethnic name for someone from Poland. Americanized form of Jewish Polak.

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


Similar surnames: Kollock, Poock, Ellick, Plock, Tulloch, Collick, Potocki, Pollack

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Pollock Family Origin

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Pollock Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    3%
  • Labourer

    2%
  • Coal Miner

    2%
  • Cotton Weaver

    2%

In 1881, Farmer, Labourer and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pollock. A less common occupation for the Pollock family was Cotton Weaver. The most common Pollock occupation in the UK was Farmer. 3% of Pollock's were Farmers.

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Pollock Historical Records

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Pollock Life Expectancy

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