Kotas Family History

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Kotas Name Meaning

Polish: derivative of Kot ‘cat’. Czech: from a pet form of the personal name Chotebor, meaning ‘warlike’. Greek: with the stress on the first syllable, this is from a pet form of the personal name Konstantinos (see Constantine, and compare Kostas). Greek: with the stress on the second syllable, it is an occupational name for a poulterer, from kota ‘hen’ + the occupational suffix -as.

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


Similar surnames: Kostas, Kopas, Kotar, Kosa, Kotz, Jonas, Kolis, Kocan, Kolak, Kozar

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Kotas Family Origin

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Kotas Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Milk Peddler

    13%

In 1880, the most common Kotas occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Kotas's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kotas family was Milk Peddler. Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kotas.

Source: Census data for Kotas | Data not to scale

Kotas Historical Records

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Kotas Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Kotas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Kotas in 1958 was 39, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kotas

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