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Pankow Name Meaning

German (of Slavic origin): habitational name from a Slavic place name (several in Brandenburg) derived from the Slavic element pank, penk ‘swamp’ + -ow ‘place’ (German -au).

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

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Pankow Family Origin

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Pankow Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Stone Mason

    12%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Grocer

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Stone Mason and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pankow. A less common occupation for the Pankow family was Grocer. The most common Pankow occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Pankow's were Farmers.

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Pankow Historical Records

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Pankow Life Expectancy

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