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Gatti Name Meaning

Italian: patronymic or plural form of Gatto.

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

Similar surnames: Ratti, Gotti, Gatta, Gatto, Botti, Mattei, Sarti, Santi, Matti, Patti

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Where is the Gatti family from?

You can see how Gatti families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Gatti family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1880 and 1920. The most Gatti families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 10 Gatti families living in Missouri. This was about 36% of all the recorded Gatti's in USA. Missouri had the highest population of Gatti families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Gatti surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Gatti ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Gatti. 15% of Gatti men worked as a Laborer and 11% of Gatti women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Gatti were Clerk and Teacher. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Waiter
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Housewife
  • Clerk
  • Teacher
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Census Records

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Gatti. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gatti census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Gatti. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Gatti. For the veterans among your Gatti ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Gatti lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Gatti life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Gatti in 1947 was 45, and 79 in 2004.

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