Knott Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English personal name Knut, of Scandinavian origin. German: variant of Knoth.

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

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Knott Family Origin

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Knott Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Knott. A less common occupation for the Knott family was Carpenter. The most common Knott occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Knott's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Knott | Data not to scale

Knott Historical Records

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Knott Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1941 and 2004, Knott life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Knott in 1941 was 44, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Knott

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