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Where is the Knott family from?
You can see how Knott families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Knott family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Knott families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1891 there were 1,050 Knott families living in Lancashire. This was about 18% of all the recorded Knott's in United Kingdom. Lancashire had the highest population of Knott families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Knott surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the United Kingdom named Knott. 9% of Knott men worked as a General Labourer and 69% of Knott women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Knott were Builders Labourer and Domestic Servant. .