Pumphney Family History

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Pumphney 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: Humphrey, Mumphrey, Pumphrey, Umphrey, Humphreys, Humphry, Humphery

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Pumphney Family Origin

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Pumphney Family Occupations

What did your Pumphney ancestors do for a living?

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

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Pumphney Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 22 census records available for the last name Pumphney. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pumphney 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 1 immigration records available for the last name Pumphney. 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 2 military records available for the last name Pumphney. For the veterans among your Pumphney ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pumphney Life Expectancy

What is the average Pumphney lifespan?

Average Pumphney life expectancy in 1977 was 59 years. This was lower than the general public life expectancy which was 70.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pumphney 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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