Pough Family History

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Pough Name Meaning

Probably an English variant of Welsh Pugh.

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


Similar surnames: Peugh, Bough, Hough, Tough, Rugh, Couch, Kough, Prugh, Gough, Pugh

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Pough Family Origin

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Pough Family Occupations

What did your Pough ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pough family was Deck Hand. Carpenter, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pough. The most common Pough occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 20% of Pough's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Deck Hand

    10%

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

Pough Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Pough. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pough census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Pough

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Pough. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Pough. For the veterans among your Pough ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pough Life Expectancy

What is the average Pough lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Pough life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Pough in 1960 was 30, and 55 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pough

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pough ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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