Lotspeich Family History

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Lotspeich Name Meaning

possibly from Bavarian lott ‘mud’ + speich ‘spittle’, ‘moist dirt’, either a topographic name for someone who lived on land in a muddy area or a nickname for someone who had a dirty appearance. alternatively, a metonymic occupational nickname for a wheelwright who made sloppy spokes, from Middle High German loter ‘loose’ + speich ‘spoke (of a wheel)’.

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


Similar surnames: Speich, Streich, Lotter, Loesch, Teich, Losch, Forsch, Letsch, Lasich

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Lotspeich Family Origin

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Lotspeich Family Occupations

What did your Lotspeich ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lotspeich occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Lotspeich's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lotspeich. A less common occupation for the Lotspeich family was Fruit Grower.

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Blacksmith

    9%
  • Fruit Grower

    9%

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

Lotspeich Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Lotspeich. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lotspeich 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 Lotspeich. 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 Lotspeich. For the veterans among your Lotspeich ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lotspeich Life Expectancy

What is the average Lotspeich lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Lotspeich life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Lotspeich in 1949 was 49, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lotspeich

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lotspeich 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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