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Potters Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic for the son of a potter (see Potter).

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


Similar surnames: Peters, Potter, Peeters, Ottens, Wouters, Petters, Pieters, Butters

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Potters Family Origin

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Potters Family Occupations

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  • Servant

    40%
  • Dressmaker

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Grocer

    20%

In 1881, the most common Potters occupation in Canada was Servant. 40% of Potters's were Servants. Servant, Dressmaker and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Potters. A less common occupation for the Potters family was Grocer.

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Potters Life Expectancy

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