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Votava Name Meaning

Czech: from (v)otava, literally ‘aftermath’, i.e. a second crop of grass from the same field, after a first crop has been mown in early summer. As a surname, this may be a topographic name for someone who lived by a field that yielded two crops a year, or an anecdotal nickname.

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


Similar surnames: Fontana, Oliva, Kotara, Kotas, Losada, Voda, Vota, Rogala, Kava

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Votava Family Origin

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Votava Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Blacksmith

    20%
  • Tailor

    20%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Votava family was Tailor. Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Votava. The most common Votava occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Votava's were Farmers.

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Votava Historical Records

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Votava Life Expectancy

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