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Pembroke Name Meaning

Welsh: habitational name from Pembroke (Welsh Penfro) in South Wales. The surname has been established in Ireland since at least the 17th century.

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

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Pembroke Family Origin

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Pembroke Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    21%
  • Farmer

    18%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pembroke family was Keeping House. The most common Pembroke occupation in the USA was Laborer. 21% of Pembroke's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pembroke.

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Pembroke Historical Records

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Pembroke Life Expectancy

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