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Vogt Family History

Vogt Name Meaning
German: occupational name for a bailiff, farm manager, or other person with supervisory authority, Middle High German voget, Late Latin vocatus, from Latin advocatus, past participle of advocare ‘to call upon (to help)’. The term originally denoted someone who appeared before a court on behalf of some party not permitted to make direct representations, often an ecclesiastical body which was not supposed to have any dealings with temporal authorities.

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

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Name Distribution of Vogt Families

  • Number of Vogt families
     236 - 470
     79 - 235
     1 - 78
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Vogt families
     51 - 100
     18 - 50
     1 - 17
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Vogt families
     7 - 12
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Vogt Family Origin

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Vogt Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Vogt

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Vogt Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Vogt census records

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Vogt Civil War Service Records

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