Potosky Family History

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Potosky Name Meaning

Germanized or Americanized form of Czech and Slovak Potocký, topographic name for someone who lived by a stream, Czech potok.

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

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Potosky Family Origin

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Potosky Family Occupations

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  • Cloak Salesman

    50%
  • Retired Watchmaker

    50%

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In 1880, Cloak Salesman and Retired Watchmaker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Potosky. The most common Potosky occupation in the USA was Cloak Salesman. 50% of Potosky's were Cloak Salesmans.

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Potosky Historical Records

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Potosky Life Expectancy

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Famous Potosky Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)

Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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