Pentecost Family History

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Pentecost Name Meaning

English: nickname for someone who was born at Whitsuntide or had some particular connection with that time of year, such as owing a feudal obligation then. The name is from Middle English, Old French pentecost, from Greek pentekoste (hemera) ‘fiftieth (day)’, i.e. the fiftieth day after Easter.

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


Similar surnames: Endicott, Penton, Genest, Prevost, Venters, Westcott, Pelech

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Pentecost Family Origin

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Pentecost Family Occupations

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  • Going To School

    50%
  • Merchant

    25%
  • Painter

    25%

In 1881, Going To School and Merchant were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Pentecost. A less common occupation for the Pentecost family was Painter. The most common Pentecost occupation in Canada was Going To School. 50% of Pentecost's were Going To Schools.

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Pentecost Historical Records

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Pentecost Life Expectancy

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