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

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  • Stone Mason

    29%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Gardner

    14%
  • Keeps House

    14%

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

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Drott Historical Records

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Drott Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Drott

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