Gotts Family History

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Gotts Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Gott 1. Possibly an Americanized spelling of German Götz (see Goetz).

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

Similar surnames: Gatts, Dotts, Botts, Lotts, Getts, Gott, Gotti, Catts, Grotts, Otts

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Gotts Family Origin

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Gotts Family Occupations

What did your Gotts ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Gotts. 30% of Gotts men worked as a General Labourer and 84% of Gotts women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Gotts were Working Farmer and Unpaid Domestic Duti

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Carpenter
  • Builders Labourer
  • Working Farmer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Domestic Servant
  • Incapacitated
  • Unpaid Domestic Duti

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Gotts Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Gotts. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gotts 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 886 immigration records available for the last name Gotts. 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 843 military records available for the last name Gotts. For the veterans among your Gotts ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gotts Life Expectancy

What is the average Gotts lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Gotts life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Gotts in 1954 was 68, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gotts

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