Otts Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic from the personal name Otto (see Ott).

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


Similar surnames: Otto, Otte, Ott, Gotts, Otten, Dotts, Lorts, Notte, Kitts, Gotto

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Otts Family Origin

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Otts Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Captain Of Canal Boat

    4%
  • Housekeeping

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Otts family was Housekeeping. The most common Otts occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Otts's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Captain Of Canal Boat were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Otts.

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Otts life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Otts in 1947 was 48, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Otts

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