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Pontes Name Meaning

Portuguese and Galician: habitational name from any of the numerous places in Portugal named Pontes, from the plural of ponte ‘bridge’.

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


Similar surnames: Ponte, Fontes, Coates, Puentes, Pont, Montes, Mones, Montet, Fonte

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Pontes Family Origin

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Pontes Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Pontes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Pontes's were Farmers.

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