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Origins of the Pumphrey surname

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About the Pumphreys

We have a total number of 2182 records for people with the last name Pumphrey.

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Where do most Pumphreys live?

In 1921, most Pumphreys lived in West Midlands.


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Interesting facts about Pumphreys

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 1,800 records for the Pumphrey surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Pumphreys most likely to marry?

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Pumphreys.

What are the most common Pumphrey first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Pumphreys

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Pumphreys in 1921
Private Means

8

Dressmaker

6

Living On Own Means

6

Farmer

5

Laundress

5

Common Male occupations for Pumphreys in 1921
Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers

16

Agricultural Labourer

12

Farm Hands

10

General Labourer

10

Glover

10

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