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Pemberton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Greater Manchester called Pemberton, from Celtic penn ‘hill’, ‘head’ + Old English bere ‘barley’ + tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Emberton, Lamberton, Embleton, Netherton, Merton, Leverton, Pember

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Pemberton Family Origin

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Pemberton Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pemberton family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pemberton. The most common Pemberton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Pemberton's were Farmers.

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Pemberton Historical Records

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Pemberton Life Expectancy

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