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Pheasant Name Meaning

English (Wolverhampton): metonymic occupational name for a breeder of pheasants or a birdcatcher, or a nickname for someone thought to resemble the bird, from Middle English fesaunt ‘pheasant’.

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

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Pheasant Family Origin

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Pheasant Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pheasant. A less common occupation for the Pheasant family was Farm Laborer. The most common Pheasant occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Pheasant's were Farmers.

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Pheasant Historical Records

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Pheasant Life Expectancy

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