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Hotte Name Meaning

German (Hötte): variant of Hütte (see Huett 1) or a variant of Hott. French: from French hotte, denoting a type of basket carried on the back, hence a nickname or metonymic occupational name for someone who carried or made these.

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


Similar surnames: Motte, Notte, Hott, Botte, Hutter, Porte, Hatt, Hoppe, Holte, Horter

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Where is the Hotte family from?

You can see how Hotte families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hotte family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Hotte families were found in Canada in 1911. In 1840 there was 1 Hotte family living in Alabama. This was about 50% of all the recorded Hotte's in USA. Alabama and 1 other state had the highest population of Hotte families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hotte surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Hotte ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Hotte. 72% of Hotte men worked as a Laborer and 100% of Hotte women worked as a Housekeeper. .

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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
    72%
  • Farmer
    29%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housekeeper
    100%
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Census Records

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Hotte. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hotte 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 700 immigration records available for the last name Hotte. 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 853 military records available for the last name Hotte. For the veterans among your Hotte ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hotte lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Hotte life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Hotte in 1963 was 75, and 80 in 2004.

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