When Hollis C. Pomeroy was born on 12 March 1846, in Strongsville, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States, his father, Alanson Pomeroy, was 41 and his mother, Keziah Pope, was 36. He died on 4 November 1846, in his hometown, at the age of 0.
English (of Norman origin; mainly Devon and Dorset): habitational name from any of various places in northeastern France named with Old French pommeroie, pommeraie ‘apple orchard’ (collective of pomme ‘apple’). The name was established in Ireland in 1573.
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