Botts Family History

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Botts Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Bott. Americanized spelling of German Botz.

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


Similar surnames: Gotts, Betts, Lotts, Dotts, Letts, Batts, Kitts, Butts, Bunts, Potts

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Botts Family Origin

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Botts Family Occupations

What did your Botts ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Botts occupation in Canada was Farmer Son. 25% of Botts's were Farmer Sons. Farmer Son, Going To School and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Botts. A less common occupation for the Botts family was Barrister.

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  • Farmer Son

    25%
  • Going To School

    25%
  • School

    17%
  • Barrister

    8%

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

Botts Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Botts. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Botts 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Botts. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Botts. For the veterans among your Botts ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Botts Life Expectancy

What is the average Botts lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Botts life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Botts in 1944 was 22, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Botts

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Botts 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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