Spotts Family History

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Spotts Name Meaning

Probably a variant of English Spott, from Middle English spot ‘spot’, ‘blemish’, perhaps a nickname for someone with a spotty complexion; or of Scottish Spott, a habitational name from a place so called near Dunbar.

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


Similar surnames: Spott, Slott, Sprott, Pott, Ports, Stott, Motte, Stotts, Shott, Potts

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Spotts Family Origin

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Spotts Family Occupations

What did your Spotts ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Spotts ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Spotts occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Spotts's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Spotts family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Spotts.

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Spotts Historical Records

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Spotts Life Expectancy

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Famous Spotts Family

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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)

Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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