Ortt Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Ort.

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


Similar surnames: Orth, Ort, Orff, Orem, Cott, Cort, Ory, Hort, Dutt, Ott

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Ortt Family Origin

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Ortt Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Bartender

    4%

In 1880, the most common Ortt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Ortt's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ortt. A less common occupation for the Ortt family was Bartender.

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Ortt Historical Records

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Ortt Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Ortt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Ortt in 1962 was 69, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ortt

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