Botta Family History

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Botta Name Meaning

from botta ‘blow’, ‘bump’, hence a nickname for someone who was clumsy or violent. variant of Botte. from Calabrian dialect botta ‘fig flower’.

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

Similar surnames: Bonta, Cotta, Bott, Botto, Botte, Rotta, Butta, Votta, Motta, Bost

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Botta Family Origin

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Botta Family Occupations

What did your Botta ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Cabinet Maker and Painter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Botta. The most common Botta occupation in the UK was Cabinet Maker. 50% of Botta's were Cabinet Makers.

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  • Cabinet Maker

  • Painter


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Botta ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Botta Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Botta. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Botta census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Botta. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Botta. For the veterans among your Botta ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Botta Life Expectancy

What is the average Botta lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Botta life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Botta in 1956 was 42, and 78 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Botta ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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