Otis Name Meaning

English: variant of Oates.

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

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Otis Family Origin

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Otis Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    2%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Otis family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Otis. The most common Otis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Otis's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Otis | Data not to scale

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Otis Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Otis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Otis in 1944 was 26, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Otis

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