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Orth Surname History

First found in Wertheim, Main. WhereOrto of Mendfeld is recorded to have been living in 1260. Another early instance was dated back in 1271 ,When Thietrich am dem Orte was recorded as being a resident of basel

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Orth Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

Germany,

Orth Meaning & Etymology

North Germany, orth is drived from th high German word "Ort" meaning "high point" the name was likely the first borne by someone livig at the end of a street or village

Orth Life Expectancy

According to our database of 2,883 people with the last name Orth that have a birth and death date listed:

Life Expectancy

72.4
years

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Most Common Orth First Names

According to our database of 4,646 people with the last name Orth that have a first name listed, these are the most common first names:

  • John 3.1%
  • William 2.6%
  • Mary 2.0%
  • George 1.9%
  • Charles 1.8%
  • Henry 1.7%
  • Anna 1.5%
  • Robert 1.5%
  • James 1.4%
  • Joseph 1.2%
  • Jacob 1.0%
  • Frederick 1.0%
  • Richard 1.0%
  • Edward 1.0%
  • Elizabeth 0.9%
  • Helen 0.9%
  • Marie 0.9%
  • Margaret 0.9%
  • Frank 0.8%
  • Carl 0.8%
  • Philip 0.8%
  • Donald 0.8%
  • Peter 0.7%
  • Paul 0.7%
  • Arthur 0.6%
  • Emma 0.6%
  • Raymond 0.6%
  • Walter 0.6%
  • Catherine 0.6%
  • Harold 0.6%
  • Louis 0.6%
  • Dorothy 0.6%
  • Albert 0.5%
  • Fred 0.5%
  • Adam 0.5%
  • Lawrence 0.5%
  • Conrad 0.4%
  • Johann 0.4%
  • Ruth 0.4%
  • Barbara 0.4%
  • Phillip 0.4%
  • Louise 0.4%
  • Florence 0.4%
  • Martin 0.3%
  • Evelyn 0.3%
  • Thomas 0.3%
  • Herbert 0.3%
  • Michael 0.3%
  • Marguerite 0.3%
  • Ralph 0.3%

Orth Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

ort; orte; orto; ohrt; orthmann; ohrtmann; ordemann

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