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Phoenix Name Meaning

Northern English and Scottish: fanciful alteration of Fenwick, under the influence of classical mythology. Canadian French: variant of Phénix (see Phenix).

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

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Phoenix Family Origin

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Phoenix Family Occupations

What did your Phoenix ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, the most common Phoenix occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Phoenix's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Phoenix family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Phoenix.

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Phoenix Historical Records

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Phoenix Life Expectancy

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Famous Phoenix Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)

Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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