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Otis Surname History
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- Otis spelling & pronunciation
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Otis Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Otis can be very difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Otis may be in dispute based on whether the name originated organically and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of last names that are based on a professional trade, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).
Otis Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Otis come may come from a craft, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these profession-based last names may be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is good to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its early ancestors. Many names like Otis originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and other related texts. In many cases these names relate to a religious expression such as "From the ash tree".
Otis Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Otis were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have led to misspellings of Otis. Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Otis name are important to understanding the history of the name. Surnames like Otis change in how they're said and written as they travel across tribes, family lines, and countries across time.
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Otis Family Tree
Here are a few of the Otis genealogies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Otises
- Willard Otis 1894 - 1981
- Christophe Otis 1963 - 1995
- Edward Otis 1901 - 1979
- Harry Otis 1886 - 1976
- Frank W Otis 1891 - 1991
- Charles Otis 1900 - 1979
- Lucy Otis 1907 - 1987
- M J Otis 1947 - 1991
- Mary E Otis 1926 - 2006
- Nancy B Otis 1929 - 2006