Poulter Family History

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Poulter Name Meaning

English: occupational name from Old French po(u)letier ‘poultry dealer or breeder’ (an agent derivative of poule ‘chicken’).

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


Similar surnames: Pointer, Bolter, Souter, Moulder, Colter, Boulier, Porter, Counter

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Poulter Family Origin

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Poulter Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Gardiner

    18%
  • School

    18%
  • Blacksmith

    9%

In 1881, Farmer, Gardiner and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Poulter. The most common Poulter occupation in Canada was Farmer. 18% of Poulter's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Poulter family was Blacksmith.

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Poulter Historical Records

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Poulter Life Expectancy

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