Pompa Family History

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Pompa Name Meaning

Spanish: nickname from pompa ‘pomp’, ‘splendor’. Italian: occupational or topographic name from pompa ‘pump’ or perhaps a nickname from ‘pomp’, ‘pomposity’.

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


Similar surnames: Poma, Popa, Posa, Pomper, Coppa, Papa, Poppa, Bomba, Pomar, Porta

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Pompa Family Origin

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Pompa Family Occupations

What did your Pompa ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Seamstress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Pompa. 37% of Pompa men worked as a Laborer and 38% of Pompa women worked as a Seamstress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Pompa were New Worker and Waitress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    37%
  • Farmer
    9%
  • Salesman
    7%
  • New Worker
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Seamstress
    38%
  • New Worker
    13%
  • Operator
    13%
  • Waitress
    10%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Pompa Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Pompa. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pompa 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Pompa. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 941 military records available for the last name Pompa. For the veterans among your Pompa ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pompa Life Expectancy

What is the average Pompa lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Pompa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Pompa in 1945 was 49, and 81 in 2004.

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