Pugh Name Meaning

Welsh: Anglicized form of Welsh ap Hugh or ap Huw ‘son of Hugh’ (see Hughes).

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


Similar surnames: Bugh, Hugh, Pough, Paugh, Rush, Peugh, Puff, Rugg, Ruth, Ruge

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Pugh Family Origin

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Pugh Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    9%
  • Coal Miner

    6%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Pugh family was Agricultural Labourer. The most common Pugh occupation in the UK was Farmer. 9% of Pugh's were Farmers. Farmer, Coal Miner and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pugh.

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Pugh Historical Records

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Pugh Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Pugh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Pugh in 1942 was 24, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pugh

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