Kotila Family History

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Kotila Name Meaning

habitational name from any of various farms named with Finnish koti ‘home’ + the locative suffix -la. Alternatively, it may be from a farm name based on an ancient Scandinavian personal name, Gote or Goti, presumably the naem of the proprietor.

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


Similar surnames: Kantola, Anttila, Jutila, Ollila, Ketola, Kalina, Kotara, Oliva, Cota

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Kotila Family Origin

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Kotila Family Occupations

What did your Kotila ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and None were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kotila. 19% of Kotila men worked as a Laborer and 20% of Kotila women worked as a None. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kotila were Miner and Bank Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    19%
  • Farmer
    15%
  • Farm Laborer
    8%
  • Miner
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • None
    20%
  • Domestic
    10%
  • Housework
    10%
  • Bank Clerk
    5%

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

Kotila Historical Records

What Kotila family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 973 census records available for the last name Kotila. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kotila 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 372 immigration records available for the last name Kotila. 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 216 military records available for the last name Kotila. For the veterans among your Kotila ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kotila Life Expectancy

What is the average Kotila lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Kotila life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Kotila in 1943 was 51, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kotila

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