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Poteau Surname History
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Poteau Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Poteau is often difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Poteau may be difficult to determine based on whether the family name originated organically and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of last names that are based on a profession, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the last name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk").
Poteau Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Poteau come may come from a trade, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these trade-based last names can be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is good to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many modern names like Poteau are inspired by religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, etc. Commonly these family names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Grace of God".
Poteau Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Surnames like Poteau transform in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across villages, family unions, and eras over the years. In early history when few people could write, names such as Poteau were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Poteau. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Poteau last name are important to understanding the history of the name.
Last names similar to PoteauPoteaud, Poteaufeu, Poteauvert, Poteaux, Potebnya, Potebonne, Potebury, Poteca, Potecal, Potecha, Potechen, Potechil, Potechin, Potechius, Potechko, Potechlo, Potechni, Potechnic, Potecho, Potecin
Poteau Family Tree
Here are a few of the Poteau genealogies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Poteaus
- Anne Du Du Poteau 1560 - 1599
- Michaele A Poteau 1981 - 1996
- Roger Poteau 1921 - 1970
- Moses Poteau 1907 - 1977
- Simone Poteau 1912 - 2000
- Sharon D Poteau 1930 - 2004
- Raymonda Poteau 1912 - 1980
- Charles Poteau 1928 - 1985
- Marie Poteau 1947 - 1987
- Marie Y. (Poteau) Bataille born 1951