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Platten Name Meaning

diminutive of Platt 1. metonymic occupational name for a platemaker, from Old French platon ‘metal plate’.

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


Similar surnames: Patten, Platte, Platner, Wratten, Plater, Plaster, Platter, Platt

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Platten Family Origin

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Platten Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

In 1881, the most common Platten occupation in Canada was Farmer. 100% of Platten's were Farmers.

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Platten Historical Records

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Platten Life Expectancy

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