Otting Family History

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Otting Name Meaning

Dutch and German: patronymic from the Germanic personal name Odo (see Ott).

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

Similar surnames: Osting, Otten, Ottens, Oetting, Etling, Cutting, Attig, Nolting

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Otting Family Origin

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Otting Family Occupations

What did your Otting ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Carpenter joiner and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Otting. 9% of Otting men worked as a Carpenter joiner and 53% of Otting women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Otting were Police Retired and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Carpenter joiner
  • Chauffeur Gardener
  • General Labourer Heavy Works
  • Police Retired

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Cardboard Box Maker
  • Domestic Up
  • Housewife

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

Otting Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Otting. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Otting 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 556 immigration records available for the last name Otting. 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 757 military records available for the last name Otting. For the veterans among your Otting ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Otting Life Expectancy

What is the average Otting lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Otting life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Otting in 1953 was 43, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Otting

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Otting ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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