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Pinkston Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Pinxton in Derbyshire. The second element is Old English tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’; the first may be a personal name, Penec.

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

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Pinkston Family Origin

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Pinkston Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    51%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pinkston family was Farm Laborer. The most common Pinkston occupation in the USA was Farmer. 51% of Pinkston's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pinkston.

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Pinkston Historical Records

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Pinkston Life Expectancy

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