Bottorff Family History

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Bottorff Name Meaning

German: possibly a habitational name from a place named Bottorf near Quakenbrück.

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


Similar surnames: Potthoff, Holtorf, Batdorf, Pottorff, Bottorf, Motto, Booton

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Bottorff Family Origin

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Bottorff Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    61%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Keeping House

    3%

In 1880, the most common Bottorff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 61% of Bottorff's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bottorff. A less common occupation for the Bottorff family was Keeping House.

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Bottorff Historical Records

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Bottorff Life Expectancy

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