Motl Family History

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Motl Name Meaning

South German: from a short pet form of the personal name Matthäus (see Matthew).

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


Similar surnames: Motz, Moll, Mott, Poll, Gotz, Ott, Kotz, Pott, Maul, Mohr

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Motl Family Origin

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Motl Family Occupations

What did your Motl ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Motl occupation in the USA was Works In Wire Mill. 100% of Motl's were Works In Wire Mills.

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  • Works In Wire Mill

    100%

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

Motl Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Motl Life Expectancy

What is the average Motl lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Motl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Motl in 1941 was 32, and 79 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Motl 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.

Famous Motl Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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