Pennebaker Family History

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Pennebaker Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Pannebacker or Pfannebecker (see Pennypacker).

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


Similar surnames: Pannebaker, Pennypacker, Nunemaker, Wisenbaker, Hornbaker, Peebler

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Pennebaker Family Origin

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Pennebaker Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Clerk In Store

    6%
  • Coal Miner

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pennebaker family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Clerk In Store and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pennebaker. The most common Pennebaker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Pennebaker's were Farmers.

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Pennebaker Historical Records

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Pennebaker Life Expectancy

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