Polter Family History

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Polter Name Meaning

Jewish: unexplained.

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

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Polter Family Origin

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Polter Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Polter family was Blacksmith. The most common Polter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Polter's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Polter.

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Polter Historical Records

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Polter Life Expectancy

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