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Procter Name Meaning

English (Cumbria and West Yorkshire): variant spelling of Proctor.

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


Similar surnames: Peotter, Proctor, Docter, Rotter, Crocker, Prater, Souter, Roser

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Procter Family Origin

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Procter Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    9%
  • Coal Miner

    2%
  • Cotton Weaver

    2%
  • Labourer

    2%

In 1881, Farmer, Coal Miner and Cotton Weaver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Procter. The most common Procter occupation in the UK was Farmer. 9% of Procter's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Procter family was Labourer.

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Procter Historical Records

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Procter Life Expectancy

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