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

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    8%
  • Coal Miner

    5%
  • Farm Labourer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1881, the most common Gotts occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 8% of Gotts's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Coal Miner and Farm Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gotts. A less common occupation for the Gotts family was Carpenter.

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Gotts Historical Records

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Gotts Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gotts

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