Shott Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by a projecting piece of land, from Old English sceat, or a steep slope, from an unattested Old English sceot.

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


Similar surnames: Shotton, Slott, Shutt, Stott, Holt, Ott, Scott, Flott, Shock, Short

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Shott Family Origin

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Shott Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shott. A less common occupation for the Shott family was Blacksmith. The most common Shott occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Shott's were Farmers.

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Shott Historical Records

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Shott Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Shott life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Shott in 1953 was 54, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shott

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