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Buttery Name Meaning

English: from Anglo-Norman French boterie ‘buttery’ (Late Latin botaria, a derivative of bota ‘cask’), hence a metonymic occupational name for the keeper of a buttery. The term originally denoted a store for liquor but soon came to mean a store for provisions in general.

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


Similar surnames: Butters, Butter, Butler, Hutter, Nutter, Butner, Sutter, Better

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Buttery Family Origin

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Buttery Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laybor

    13%
  • Grocer

    6%
  • Jeweler

    6%

In 1881, Farmer, Laybor and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Buttery. A less common occupation for the Buttery family was Jeweler. The most common Buttery occupation in Canada was Farmer. 44% of Buttery's were Farmers.

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Buttery Life Expectancy

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