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Posten Name Meaning

German: probably a variant of Post 1 or 2; or alternatively from a (dialect) variant of the personal name Sebastian.

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

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Posten Family Origin

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Posten Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Posten family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Posten. The most common Posten occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Posten's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Posten | Data not to scale

Posten Historical Records

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Posten Life Expectancy

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