Loth Family History

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Loth Name Meaning

French: from the Biblical name Lot, which was the name of Abraham’s nephew. Compare Lott 1. German: from a short form of the personal name Ludwig. German: habitational name from Lothe in eastern Westphalia. Possibly a habitational name from Loth, Orkney, Scotland.

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

Similar surnames: Lott, Koth, Roth, Noth, Lutz, Lotz, Poth, Kloth, Roch, Loch

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Loth Family Origin

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Loth Family Occupations

What did your Loth ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Saloon Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Loth. A less common occupation for the Loth family was Shoemaker. The most common Loth occupation in the USA was Farmer. 12% of Loth's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Saloon Keeper

  • Shoemaker


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Loth ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Loth Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Loth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Loth 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Loth. 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 6,000 military records available for the last name Loth. For the veterans among your Loth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Loth Life Expectancy

What is the average Loth lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Loth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Loth in 1956 was 52, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Loth

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Loth ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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