Orta Name Meaning

Portuguese, Galician, and Catalan: topographic name, from a variant of horta ‘irrigated area’ or ‘kitchen garden’.

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


Similar surnames: Horta, Dorta, Porta, Ort, Orth, Corte, Marta, Arata, North, Pita

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Orta Family Origin

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Orta Family Occupations

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  • Atosck Raiser

    20%
  • Fisherman

    20%
  • Home

    20%
  • Keeps House

    20%

In 1880, the most common Orta occupation in the USA was Atosck Raiser. 20% of Orta's were Atosck Raisers. A less common occupation for the Orta family was Keeps House. Atosck Raiser, Fisherman and Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Orta.

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Orta Historical Records

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Orta Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Orta life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Orta in 1952 was 74, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Orta

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