Pothier Family History

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Pothier Name Meaning

French: occupational name for a maker of drinking and storage vessels, from an agent derivative of Old French pot ‘drinking vessel’.

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


Similar surnames: Potter, Pontier, Portier, Clothier, Kocher, Poirier, Ethier, Rottier

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Pothier Family Origin

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Pothier Family Occupations

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  • Planter

    33%
  • At Home

    17%
  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Farm Laborer

    17%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pothier family was Farm Laborer. Planter, At Home and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pothier. The most common Pothier occupation in the USA was Planter. 33% of Pothier's were Planters.

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Pothier Historical Records

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Pothier Life Expectancy

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