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

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    8%
  • Farmer

    6%
  • Charwoman

    4%
  • Fly Proprietor

    4%

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

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Pont Historical Records

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Pont Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pont

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