Pote Name Meaning

English (Devon and Cornwall): unexplained. Possibly an altered spelling of German Pothe, a variant of Poth.

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


Similar surnames: Poje, Pole, Pete, Porte, Pope, Ponte, Doten, Rote, Motte, Mote

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Pote Family Origin

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Pote Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Fisherman

    11%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pote family was Laborer. Farmer, Fisherman and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pote. The most common Pote occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Pote's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Pote | Data not to scale

Pote Historical Records

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Pote Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Pote life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Pote in 1962 was 79, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pote

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