Cottier Family History

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Cottier Name Meaning

English: variant of Cotter 2. Americanized form of French Gauthier.

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


Similar surnames: Cotter, Gottier, Cotten, Wattier, Coster, Cutter, Rottier, Colter

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Cottier Family Origin

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Cottier Family Occupations

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  • Keeping House

    22%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Gold Leaf Mfr.

    6%

In 1880, the most common Cottier occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 22% of Cottier's were Keeping Houses. A less common occupation for the Cottier family was Gold Leaf Mfr.. Keeping House, Farmer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cottier.

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Cottier Historical Records

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Cottier Life Expectancy

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