Pitney Family History

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Pitney Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Somerset, named with the Old English personal name Pytta or Peota (genitive Pyttan, Peotan) + eg ‘island’, ‘dry ground in marsh’.

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


Similar surnames: Putney, Sidney, Whitney, Titley, Pixley, Binney, Pine, Disney, Pilley

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Pitney Family Origin

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Pitney Family Occupations

What did your Pitney ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Pitney ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Boarding House

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pitney family was Boarding House. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pitney. The most common Pitney occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Pitney's were Farmers.

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Pitney Historical Records

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Pitney Life Expectancy

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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