Votaw Name Meaning

Origin uncertain. Possibly an Americanized form of Czech Votava.

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


Similar surnames: Vojta, Vota, Kotas, Kocan, Votava, Govan, Colaw, Vital, Vopat, Rotan

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Votaw Family Origin

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Votaw Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    51%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Hotel Keeper

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Votaw family was Hotel Keeper. The most common Votaw occupation in the USA was Farmer. 51% of Votaw's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Votaw.

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Votaw Historical Records

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Votaw Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1940 and 2004, Votaw life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Votaw in 1940 was 34, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Votaw

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