Getts Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Jewish Getz or German Götz (see Goetz).

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


Similar surnames: Gatts, Gotts, Catts, Letts, Getz, Metts, Gates, Betts, Lotts, Getter

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Getts Family Origin

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Getts Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Laborer

    19%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Keeps House

    6%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Getts. A less common occupation for the Getts family was Keeps House. The most common Getts occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Getts's were Farmers.

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Getts Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, Getts life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Getts in 1954 was 50, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Getts

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