Postlewait Family History

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Postlewait Name Meaning

English: variant of Postlethwait.

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

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Postlewait Family Origin

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Postlewait Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    61%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Physician

    6%
  • Cabinet Maker

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Postlewait family was Cabinet Maker. The most common Postlewait occupation in the USA was Farmer. 61% of Postlewait's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Physician were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Postlewait.

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Postlewait Historical Records

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Postlewait Life Expectancy

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