Poth Family History

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Poth Name Meaning

North German: topographic name for someone who lived by a small pool, from Middle Low German pot ‘puddle’, ‘pool’, or a habitational name from any of several places so named in northern Germany.

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

Similar surnames: Pott, Voth, Roth, Foth, Koth, Loth, Soth, Pont, Kath, Toth

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Poth Family Origin

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Poth Family Occupations

What did your Poth ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Poth.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer

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Poth Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Poth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Poth census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Poth. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Poth. For the veterans among your Poth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Poth Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Poth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Poth in 1959 was 60, and 69 in 2004.

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