Both Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: variant of Bothe.

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


Similar surnames: Foth, Bott, Bothe, Boeh, Goth, Hoth, Bath, Koth, Soth, Beth

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Both Family Origin

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Both Family Occupations

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  • Butcher

    22%
  • Alms House

    11%
  • Bricklayer

    11%
  • Chemist & Druggist

    11%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Both family was Chemist & Druggist. Butcher, Alms House and Bricklayer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Both. The most common Both occupation in the UK was Butcher. 22% of Both's were Butchers.

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Both Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Both life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Both in 1955 was 43, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Both

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