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Kottwitz Name Meaning

German: habitational name from Katowice (German Kottwitz) in Silesia.

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


Similar surnames: Koblitz, Lowitz, Kotz, Klitz, Koetting, Kritz, Goerlitz, Gottlieb

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Kottwitz Family Origin

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Kottwitz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Com. Mcht.

    17%
  • Dry Goods Clerk

    17%
  • Dry Goods Dealer

    17%

In 1880, the most common Kottwitz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Kottwitz's were Farmers. Farmer, Com. Mcht. and Dry Goods Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kottwitz. A less common occupation for the Kottwitz family was Dry Goods Dealer.

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Kottwitz Historical Records

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Kottwitz Life Expectancy

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