Foth Family History

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Foth Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: from Middle Low German vot ‘foot’; probably a nickname for someone with some peculiarity or deformity of the foot. North German: variant of Vogt.

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

Similar surnames: Voth, Koth, Roth, Soth, Poth, Goth, Forth, Toth, Fath, Noth

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Foth Family Origin

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Foth Family Occupations

What did your Foth ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Car Driver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Foth. The most common Foth occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Foth's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Foth family was Clerk.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Car Driver

  • Clerk


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

Foth Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Foth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Foth 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Foth. 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 803 military records available for the last name Foth. For the veterans among your Foth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Foth Life Expectancy

What is the average Foth lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Foth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Foth in 1959 was 55, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Foth

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Foth 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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