Kotar Family History

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Kotar Name Meaning

topographic or status name for someone who lived in a cottage, from Middle High German kote ‘cottage’, formed with an agent noun suffix -ar. topographic name for someone who lived in a corner of a valley or plain, from kot ‘corner’, or a habitational name for someone from any of the numerous places called Kot, named with this word.

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


Similar surnames: Kozar, Kosar, Hoar, Kober, Kotas, Kotara, Kotz, Kolter, Tobar, Cota

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Kotar Family Origin

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Kotar Family Occupations

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Kotar Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kotar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kotar census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Kotar. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Kotar. For the veterans among your Kotar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kotar Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Kotar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Kotar in 1961 was 60, and 81 in 2004.

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