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Pollock Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from a place in Glasgow, apparently so named from a diminutive of a British cognate of Gaelic poll ‘pool’, ‘pit’. The surname is also common in northeastern Ulster. German: ethnic name for someone from Poland. Americanized form of Jewish Polak.

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

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Pollock Family Origin

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Pollock Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, the most common Pollock occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Pollock's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Pollock family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pollock.

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Pollock Historical Records

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Pollock Life Expectancy

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