Spott Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Spott Name Meaning

German: nickname for someone who likes to ridicule, from Middle High German spot ‘mockery’, ‘jest’, ‘joke’.

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

Similar surnames: Spotts, Pott, Schott, Stotz, Spath, Bott, Drott, Spetz, Post, Splitt

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Spott Family Origin

Where is the Spott family from?

Spott Family Occupations

What did your Spott ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Spott occupation in Canada was Farmer. 100% of Spott's were Farmers.

View Census data for Spott | Data not to scale

  • Farmer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Spott ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Spott Historical Records

What Spott family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Spott. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Spottcensus records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Spott

Passenger List

There are 375 immigration records available for the last name Spott. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

View all Spott immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Spott. For the veterans among your Spott ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Spott military records

You've only scratched the surface of Spott family history.

Spott Life Expectancy

What is the average Spott lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Spott life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Spott in 1952 was 65, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Spott

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Spott ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Spott Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name