Koth Family History

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Koth Name Meaning

German (also Köth): from Middle High German, Middle Low German kote ‘cottage’, ‘hovel’, a status name for a day laborer who lived in a cottage and owned no farmland. Compare Kotz. German: from a short form of any of various personal names formed with Old High German got ‘god’, for example Gottfried. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Kot.

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


Similar surnames: Roth, Kotz, Koch, Noth, Koeth, Toth, Loth, Kath, Kot, Voth

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Koth Family Origin

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Koth Family Occupations

What did your Koth ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Koth. 27% of Koth men worked as a Farmer and 22% of Koth women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Koth were Carpenter and Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    27%
  • Laborer
    13%
  • Clerk
    6%
  • Carpenter
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    22%
  • Stenographer
    14%
  • Waitress
    11%
  • Maid
    8%

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

Koth Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Koth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Koth 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 Koth. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Koth. For the veterans among your Koth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Koth Life Expectancy

What is the average Koth lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Koth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Koth in 1962 was 74, and 71 in 2004.

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