Poertner Family History
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Poertner Name Meaning
North German (also Pörtner): occupational name for the gatekeeper of a walled town or city, or the doorkeeper in a great house, castle, or monastery, Middle Low German portenere. Compare Fortner, Porter.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Portner, Porter, Fortner, Portier, Berner, Koerner, Bortner, Buettner