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Cota Name Meaning

Galician: habitational name from any of several places in Galicia named Cota, for example in Lugo province. The place name may be from cota ‘animal den’. Variant spelling of German Cotta.

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

Similar surnames: Cotta, Coca, Cott, Cova, Cote, Rota, Coto, Costa, Mota, Coty

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Cota Family Origin

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Cota Family Occupations

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In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Cota. 52% of Cota men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Farmers Son
  • Cultivateur
  • Cordonier

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

Cota Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 24,000 census records available for the last name Cota. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cota 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 7,000 immigration records available for the last name Cota. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Cota. For the veterans among your Cota ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cota Life Expectancy

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Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Cota life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Cota in 1943 was 25, and 66 in 2004.

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