Latta Name Meaning

Scottish: Black identifies this as a habitational name from Laithis in Ayrshire, a minor place of uncertain etymology, now lost.

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


Similar surnames: Latty, Lata, Gatt, Littau, Warta, Catto, Lara, Gaeta, Cetta, Lettau

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Latta Family Origin

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Latta Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Cheese Maker

    11%
  • Black Smith Farm.

    5%
  • Blacksmith Farm.

    5%

In 1881, farmer, Cheese Maker and Black Smith Farm. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Latta. A less common occupation for the Latta family was Blacksmith Farm.. The most common Latta occupation in Canada was Farmer. 47% of Latta's were Farmers.

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Latta Historical Records

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Latta Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Latta life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Latta in 1945 was 28, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Latta

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