Gotay Family History

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Gotay Name Meaning

Catalan: most probably variant of Godall (alongside Goday and Gotall), from Catalan godall ‘calf’, presumably applied as a nickname.

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


Similar surnames: Golay, Gola, Goody, Guay, Goy, Rotan, Doty, Gotta, Goudy, Cota

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Gotay Family Origin

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Gotay Family Occupations

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Gotay Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gotay. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gotay 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Gotay. 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 Gotay. For the veterans among your Gotay ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gotay Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2003, in the United States, Gotay life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Gotay in 1958 was 37, and 69 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gotay 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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