Pumney Family History

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Pumney 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: Rumney, Burney, Bunney, Turney, Putney, Rumsey, Summey, Rumley

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Pumney Family Origin

Where is the Pumney family from?

Pumney Family Occupations

What did your Pumney ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Pumney occupation in the UK was Butler. 100% of Pumney's were Butlers.

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

Pumney Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 27 census records available for the last name Pumney. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pumney census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Pumney. 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 Pumney. For the veterans among your Pumney ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pumney Life Expectancy

What is the average Pumney lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pumney 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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