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Platts Name Meaning

English (mainly South Yorkshire): variant of Platt 1. Americanized form of German Platz.

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


Similar surnames: Platt, Plotts, Plants, Plass, Platte, Pitts, Pratts, Platter, Catts

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Platts Family Origin

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Platts Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Farmer'S Son

    24%
  • Brassfinisher

    6%
  • Clerk

    6%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Platts family was Clerk. The most common Platts occupation in Canada was Farmer. 47% of Platts's were Farmers. Farmer, Farmer'S Son and Brassfinisher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Platts.

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Platts Historical Records

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Platts Life Expectancy

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