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Shotts Family History

Shotts Name Meaning
Probably a variant of Shott.

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

43,163 Historical Documents with Shotts on Ancestry.com
7,437 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,619 Military Records
216 Immigration Records
7,126 Census and Voter Lists
26,765 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Shotts Families

  • Number of Shotts families
     30 - 58
     11 - 29
     1 - 10
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Shotts families
     4 - 5
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Shotts last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Shotts census records

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Shotts Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Shotts families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

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Shotts Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Shotts families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Shotts

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Shotts Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Shotts census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Shotts ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

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Shotts Civil War Service Records

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You can find out if your ancestors came primarily from the North of the South.

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