Pomper Family History

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Pomper Name Meaning

German: occupational name for someone, especially a miner, who worked a pump, from an agent derivative of Middle Dutch pompe (ultimately from Spanish, Portuguese bomba ‘ship’s pump’).

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

Similar surnames: Kemper, Comer, Porter, Roper, Peper, Looper, Poster, Soper, Sommer

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Pomper Family Origin

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Pomper Family Occupations

What did your Pomper ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Chartered Account and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Pomper. 8% of Pomper men worked as a Chartered Account and 41% of Pomper women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Pomper were Ladies Tailor and Laundry Hand Packer

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Chartered Account
  • Confectioner Shopkeeper
  • Labourer Iron Worker
  • Ladies Tailor

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Confectioner Shopkeeper
  • Hairdresser
  • Laundry Hand Packer

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Pomper Historical Records

What Pomper family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Pomper. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pomper census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 750 immigration records available for the last name Pomper. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 253 military records available for the last name Pomper. For the veterans among your Pomper ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pomper Life Expectancy

What is the average Pomper lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Pomper life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Pomper in 1955 was 52, and 97 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pomper

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pomper ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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