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Where is the Postma family from?
You can see how Postma families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Postma family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Postma families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 19 Postma families living in Michigan. This was about 46% of all the recorded Postma's in the USA. Michigan had the highest population of Postma families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Postma surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Postma. 40% of Postma men worked as a Farmer and 25% of Postma women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Postma were Machinist and Nurse.