Onstott Family History

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Onstott Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of Onstad. Possibly an altered spelling of German Amstad, a topographic name from Middle High German an, am ‘at (the)’ + stade ‘bank’, ‘shore’.

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


Similar surnames: Stoop, Spott, Slott, Nott, Stotz, Obst, Alstott, Anstett, Escott

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Onstott Family Origin

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Onstott Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Carpenter

    2%
  • Day Laborer

    2%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Onstott family was Day Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Onstott. The most common Onstott occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Onstott's were Farmers.

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Onstott Historical Records

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Onstott Life Expectancy

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