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Otterness Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from a farmstead in Trøndelag named from oter ‘otter’ + nes ‘headland’, ‘point’.

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


Similar surnames: Otness, Urness, Stennes, Furness, Osness, Garness, Holderness

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Otterness Family Origin

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Otterness Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Otterness occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Otterness's were Farmers.

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