Packham Family History

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Packham Name Meaning

English: habitational name, either from Pagham in Sussex or from Pakenham in Suffolk, named in Old English from the personal names Pæcga and Pacca respectively, + ham ‘homestead’.

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


Similar surnames: Rackham, Peckham, Parham, Blackham, Markham, Beckham, Wickham

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Packham Family Origin

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Packham Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Clerk In Store

    6%
  • Painter

    6%

In 1880, Laborer, Keeping House and Clerk In Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Packham. A less common occupation for the Packham family was Painter. The most common Packham occupation in the USA was Laborer. 13% of Packham's were Laborers.

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Packham Historical Records

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Packham Life Expectancy

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