Pomeroy Family History

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Pomeroy Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin; associated mainly with Devon and Dorset): habitational name from any of the various places in northeastern France named with Old French pommeroie, pommeraie ‘apple orchard’ (collective of pomme ‘apple’).

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


Similar surnames: Power, Popejoy, Kemery, Pomar, Overy, Overly, Merry, Damery, Emery

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Pomeroy Family Origin

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Pomeroy Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    8%
  • Annuitant

    5%
  • Labourer

    5%
  • Farmer

    3%

In 1881, the most common Pomeroy occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 8% of Pomeroy's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Annuitant and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pomeroy. A less common occupation for the Pomeroy family was Farmer.

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Pomeroy Historical Records

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Pomeroy Life Expectancy

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