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Pocahontas Family History

Pocahontas Name Meaning

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

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1,707 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
15 Military Records
Immigration Records
17 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Pocahontas Families

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    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Pocahontas census records

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Pocahontas Family Origin

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Average Life Expectancy for Pocahontas

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Pocahontas Family Occupations

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Military Service by Pocahontas

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