Pumfry Family History

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Pumfry Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Rumery, Bury, Dury, Jury, Kumar, Quarry, Duffy, Guidry, Aubry, Demory

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Pumfry Family Origin

Where is the Pumfry family from?

Pumfry Family Occupations

What did your Pumfry ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Pumfry occupation in Canada was Farmer. 67% of Pumfry's were Farmers. Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Pumfry.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith


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

Pumfry Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 62 census records available for the last name Pumfry. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pumfry 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 Pumfry

Passenger List

There are 8 immigration records available for the last name Pumfry. 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 8 military records available for the last name Pumfry. For the veterans among your Pumfry ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pumfry Life Expectancy

What is the average Pumfry lifespan?

Average Pumfry life expectancy in 1986 was 81 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 73.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pumfry

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pumfry 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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