Catts Family History

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Catts Name Meaning

English: variant of Catt. Probably an Americanized spelling of German and Jewish Katz, Dutch Kats, or German Götz (see Goetz).

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


Similar surnames: Cutts, Cates, Gatts, Catt, Oatts, Getts, Harts, Mitts, Cater, Botts

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Catts Family Origin

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Catts Family Occupations

What did your Catts ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Catts. 27% of Catts men worked as a Laborer and 25% of Catts women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Catts were Bookkeeper and Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    27%
  • Farmer
    20%
  • Salesman
    11%
  • Bookkeeper
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    25%
  • Housekeeper
    19%
  • Clerk
    19%
  • Laborer
    13%

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

Catts Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Catts. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Catts 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 847 immigration records available for the last name Catts. 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 760 military records available for the last name Catts. For the veterans among your Catts ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Catts Life Expectancy

What is the average Catts lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Catts life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Catts in 1956 was 68, and 79 in 2004.

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