Potocki Family History

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Potocki Name Meaning

Polish and Jewish (from Poland): habitational name from any of various places called Potok. Polish: topographic name for someone who lived by a brook or stream, Polish potok.

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


Similar surnames: Potocnik, Stocki, Paprocki, Potosky, Nowicki, Boock, Kotecki, Potucek

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Potocki Family Origin

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Potocki Family Occupations

What did your Potocki ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Assembler were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Potocki. 12% of Potocki men worked as a Laborer and 5% of Potocki women worked as an Assembler. Some less common occupations for Americans named Potocki were Salesman and Mail Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    12%
  • Clerk
    4%
  • Labor
    3%
  • Salesman
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Assembler
    5%
  • Cashier
    5%
  • Maid
    5%
  • Mail Clerk
    5%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Potocki Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Potocki. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Potocki 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 862 immigration records available for the last name Potocki. 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 Potocki. For the veterans among your Potocki ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Potocki Life Expectancy

What is the average Potocki lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Potocki life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Potocki in 1955 was 44, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Potocki

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Potocki ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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