Poythress Family History

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Poythress Name Meaning

English: unexplained. Perhaps a Huguenot name, an altered form of French Poitras.

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


Similar surnames: Tress, Corthell, Ponthieux, Thiess, Poitras, Montross, Press, Pothier

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Poythress Family Origin

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Poythress Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • House Servant

    7%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Poythress. The most common Poythress occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Poythress's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Poythress family was House Servant.

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Poythress Historical Records

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Poythress Life Expectancy

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