Drott Family History

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Drott Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of the German family name Trott(e), an ironical nickname for a slow awkward person, from Middle High German trotten ‘to trot’ (see Trott).

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

Similar surnames: Brott, Drost, Bott, Proft, Dott, Droge, Droste, Brost, Spott, Tritt

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Drott Family Origin

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Drott Family Occupations

What did your Drott ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Drott family was Keeps House. The most common Drott occupation in the USA was Stone Mason. 29% of Drott's were Stone Masons. Stone Mason, Carpenter and Gardner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Drott.

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  • Stone Mason

  • Carpenter

  • Gardner

  • Keeps House


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

Drott Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Drott. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Drott 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 402 immigration records available for the last name Drott. 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 615 military records available for the last name Drott. For the veterans among your Drott ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Drott Life Expectancy

What is the average Drott lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Drott life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Drott in 1958 was 60, and 84 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Drott 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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