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Payment Name Meaning

French: from paiement ‘payment’, ‘sum given to pay off a debt’, hence a variant of Paye.

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

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Payment Family Origin

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Payment Family Occupations

What did your Payment ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Consumer

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Payment family was Consumer. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Payment. The most common Payment occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Payment's were Farmers.

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Payment Historical Records

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Payment Life Expectancy

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