Horta Name Meaning

Catalan and Portuguese: from horta ‘garden’ (Latin hortus), hence a topographic name for someone who lived by an enclosed garden or a metonymic occupational name for a gardener.

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


Similar surnames: Dorta, Porta, Orta, Corte, Fort, Porte, Corda, Hora, Horch, Korda

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Horta Family Origin

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Horta Family Occupations

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  • Keeping House

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Horta occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 100% of Horta's were Keeping Houses.

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Horta Historical Records

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Horta Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, Horta life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Horta in 1960 was 48, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Horta

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