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Lott Family History

Lott Name Meaning
English: from a medieval personal name brought to England by the Normans, of uncertain origin. It may be the Hebrew personal name Lot ‘covering’, which was relatively popular in northern France, or a reduced form of various names formed with the diminutive suffix -lot (originally a combination of -el + -ot), commonly used with women’s names.English: from Middle English lot(t)e ‘lot’, ‘portion’ (Old English hlot), in the sense of an allotted share of land, hence a status name for someone who held such a plot.Dutch: metonymic occupational name for a plumber or lead roofer, from lood ‘lead’.German: from a pet form of Ludwig.German: topographic name from the dialect word lott ‘mud’, ‘dirt’.

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

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133,099 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
23,081 Military Records
5,269 Immigration Records
100,284 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Lott Families

  • Number of Lott families
     173 - 344
     58 - 172
     1 - 57
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Lott families
     129 - 256
     44 - 128
     1 - 43
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Lott families
     4 - 5
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Lott Family Origin

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Lott Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Lott

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Lott Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Lott Civil War Service Records

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