Ponte Name Meaning

Portuguese, Galician, Italian, and Jewish (Sephardic): habitational name from any of the many places in Portugal, Galicia, and Italy named or named with Ponte, from ponte ‘bridge’. English: variant spelling of Pont.

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

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Ponte Family Origin

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Ponte Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Baker

    14%
  • Blacksmith

    14%
  • Chair Maker

    14%

In 1880, Farmer, Baker and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ponte. The most common Ponte occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Ponte's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ponte family was Chair Maker.

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Ponte Historical Records

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Ponte Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Ponte life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Ponte in 1947 was 40, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ponte

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