Pottenger Family History

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Pottenger Name Meaning

English and Scottish: variant spelling of Pottinger.

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

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Pottenger Family Origin

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Pottenger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    59%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Physician

    6%
  • Butcher

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Physician were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pottenger. A less common occupation for the Pottenger family was Butcher. The most common Pottenger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 59% of Pottenger's were Farmers.

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Pottenger Historical Records

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Pottenger Life Expectancy

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