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Where is the Pontier family from?
You can see how Pontier families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Pontier family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Pontier families were found in the UK in 1891. In 1840 there were 2 Pontier families living in Louisiana. This was about 67% of all the recorded Pontier's in the USA. Louisiana had the highest population of Pontier families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Pontier surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Pontier. 56% of Pontier men worked as a Laborer and 25% of Pontier women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Pontier were Plumber and Secretary.