Potratz Family History

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Potratz Name Meaning

Eastern German (of Slavic origin): habitational name from an unidentified place probably in eastern Germany.

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


Similar surnames: Porath, Portz, Potash, Pratz, Dobratz, Ratz, Statz, Pretz, Pottratz

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Potratz Family Origin

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Potratz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    38%
  • Coachman

    13%
  • Laborer On Rr

    13%

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

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Potratz Historical Records

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Potratz Life Expectancy

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