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Platts Name Meaning

English (mainly South Yorkshire): variant of Platt 1. Americanized form of German Platz.

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


Similar surnames: Platt, Plotts, Plants, Plass, Platte, Pitts, Pratts, Platter, Catts

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Platts Family Origin

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Platts Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    9%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Joiner

    2%
  • Iron Moulder

    2%

In 1881, the most common Platts occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 9% of Platts's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Platts family was Iron Moulder. Coal Miner, Farmer and Joiner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Platts.

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Platts Historical Records

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Platts Life Expectancy

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