Pfund Name Meaning

German: metonymic occupational name for a sealer of weights, or for a wholesale merchant, from Middle High German pfunt ‘pound’ (as a measure of weight and a unit of currency).

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


Similar surnames: Pound, Funt, Pond, Grund, Pfuhl, Pfahl, Bunt, Pund, Fund, Funk

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Pfund Family Origin

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Pfund Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Butcher

    9%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pfund family was Laborer. Farmer, Butcher and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pfund. The most common Pfund occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Pfund's were Farmers.

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Pfund Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Pfund life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Pfund in 1958 was 52, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pfund

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