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Puckett Name Meaning

English (Dorset): of uncertain origin; perhaps a variant of Pocket(t), from a diminutive of Anglo-Norman French poque ‘small pouch’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a maker of purses and pouches or a nickname. Alternatively it could be from a diminutive of Middle English pouk(e) ‘evil spirit’, ‘puck’, ‘goblin’.

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


Similar surnames: Duckett, Plunkett, Hackett, Pickett, Luckett, Pallett, Cockett

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Puckett Family Origin

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Puckett Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    8%
  • General Lab

    6%
  • Laundress

    6%
  • Dairyman (AL)

    4%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, General Lab and Laundress were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Puckett. The most common Puckett occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 8% of Puckett's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Puckett family was Dairyman (AL).

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Puckett Historical Records

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Puckett Life Expectancy

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