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Pounds Family History

Pounds Name Meaning
English: variant of Pound.

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

216,961 Historical Documents with Pounds on Ancestry.com
38,627 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
14,349 Military Records
1,468 Immigration Records
27,688 Census and Voter Lists
134,829 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Pounds Families

  • Number of Pounds families
     56 - 109
     19 - 55
     1 - 18
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Pounds families
     49 - 96
     17 - 48
     1 - 16
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Pounds last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Pounds census records

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Pounds Family Origin

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Pounds Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Pounds families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Pounds

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Pounds Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Pounds census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Pounds ancestors, such as occupation.

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Pounds Civil War Service Records

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