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Phoenix Name Meaning

Northern English and Scottish: fanciful alteration of Fenwick, under the influence of classical mythology. Canadian French: variant of Phénix (see Phenix).

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


Similar surnames: Phenix, Phenis, Penix, Horne, Pennix, Pinnix, Enix, Pennie, Phillis

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Phoenix Family Origin

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Phoenix Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • School

    14%
  • School Teacher

    10%
  • Charretier

    5%

In 1881, the most common Phoenix occupation in Canada was Farmer. 29% of Phoenix's were Farmers. Farmer, School and School Teacher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Phoenix. A less common occupation for the Phoenix family was Charretier.

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Phoenix Historical Records

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Phoenix Life Expectancy

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