Ponath Family History

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Ponath Name Meaning

German: variant of Ponnath, probably a Huguenot name from Vaud in French Switzerland.

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

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Ponath Family Origin

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Ponath Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Engineer

    9%
  • Engineer In Pork House

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ponath family was Laborer. Farmer, Engineer and Engineer In Pork House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ponath. The most common Ponath occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Ponath's were Farmers.

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Ponath Life Expectancy

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