Pottorff Family History

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Pottorff Name Meaning

German: probably an altered form of Puthoff.

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


Similar surnames: Bottorff, Potthoff, Pottorf, Dolloff, Bottorf, Pastor, Puthoff

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Pottorff Family Origin

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Pottorff Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    64%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pottorff family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pottorff. The most common Pottorff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Pottorff's were Farmers.

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Pottorff Historical Records

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Pottorff Life Expectancy

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