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Pinkstaff Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized form of German Pinsdorf, a habitational name from a place near Wels in Austria, so named from Middle High German bin(e)z ‘reed’ + dorf ‘settlement’, ‘village’, or from Bensdorf in Brandenburg. Americanized form of German Binstock.

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


Similar surnames: Grindstaff, Blickenstaff, Benshoff, Lindstedt, Kingsland, Weinkauf

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Pinkstaff Family Origin

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Pinkstaff Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    71%
  • Farming

    17%
  • Drygoods Merchant

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pinkstaff family was Keeping House. Farmer, Farming and Drygoods Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pinkstaff. The most common Pinkstaff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 71% of Pinkstaff's were Farmers.

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Pinkstaff Life Expectancy

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