Pont Family History

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Pont Name Meaning

English, Scottish, French, and Catalan: topographic name for someone who lived near a bridge, Middle English, Old French, Catalan pont (Latin pons, genitive pontis). Catalan: habitational name from any of the numerous places named with Pont. Dutch: variant of Pond 2.

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


Similar surnames: Mont, Port, Post, Pott, Pond, Font, Point, Ponte, Mount, Porte

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Pont Family Origin

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Pont Family Occupations

What did your Pont ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Pont. 15% of Pont men worked as a General Labourer and 81% of Pont women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Pont were Postman and Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
    15%
  • Builders Labourer
    11%
  • Retired
    11%
  • Postman
    11%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    81%
  • Housekeeper
    4%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    3%
  • Domestic Duties
    3%

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

Pont Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 16,000 census records available for the last name Pont. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pont 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Pont. 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 10,000 military records available for the last name Pont. For the veterans among your Pont ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pont Life Expectancy

What is the average Pont lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Pont life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Pont in 1963 was 78, and 102 in 2004.

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