Pownall Family History

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Pownall Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Cheshire, first recorded in the 12th century as Pohenhale, from the genitive case of the Old English personal name Pohha + Old English halh ‘nook’, ‘recess’.

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


Similar surnames: Dowdall, Bagnall, Gornall, Foxall, Darnall, Brownell, Voshall, Arnall

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Pownall Family Origin

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Pownall Family Occupations

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  • Commis

    50%
  • Soldier

    50%

In 1881, the most common Pownall occupation in Canada was Commis. 50% of Pownall's were Commiss. Commis and Soldier were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Pownall.

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Pownall Historical Records

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Pownall Life Expectancy

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