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 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Botts. 20% of Botts men worked as a Farmer and 12% of Botts women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Botts were Carpenter and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Teacher
  • Waitress
  • Housewife

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Botts Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 27,000 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 1,000 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 5,000 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.

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