Poundstone Family History

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Poundstone Name Meaning

Literal translation of German Pfundstein, probably a metonymic occupational name for a weighing official or a merchant who used stones as weights (see Pfund).

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


Similar surnames: Broadstone, Pistone, Poston, Pousson, Cordone, Redstone, Ponton

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Poundstone Family Origin

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Poundstone Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    61%
  • Mining

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    2%
  • Carpenter

    2%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Poundstone family was Carpenter. The most common Poundstone occupation in the USA was Farmer. 61% of Poundstone's were Farmers. Farmer, Mining and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Poundstone.

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Poundstone Historical Records

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Poundstone Life Expectancy

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