Pownell Family History

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Pownell Name Meaning

English: variant of Pownall.

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

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Pownell Family Origin

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Pownell Family Occupations

What did your Pownell ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Cartman

    6%
  • Cooper

    3%

In 1880, the most common Pownell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Pownell's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Pownell family was Cooper. Farmer, Laborer and Cartman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pownell.

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Pownell Historical Records

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Pownell Life Expectancy

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