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Otness Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of three farmsteads named with Ot (probably from a river name related to otte ‘fear’) + nes ‘headland’, ‘promontory’.

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


Similar surnames: Osness, Rogness, Urness, Oines, Ness, Fodness, Fadness, Axness

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Otness Family Origin

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Otness Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Otness occupation in the USA was Laborer. 100% of Otness's were Laborers.

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Otness Life Expectancy

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