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Potteiger Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of German Pöttiger (or possibly also of Böttiger), variants of Böttcher (see Boettcher).

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


Similar surnames: Pittenger, Pottenger, Pottinger, Bottger, Pippenger, Poteet, Loberger

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Potteiger Family Origin

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Potteiger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Potteiger. A less common occupation for the Potteiger family was Blacksmith. The most common Potteiger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Potteiger's were Farmers.

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Potteiger Historical Records

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Potteiger Life Expectancy

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