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Origins of the Latta surname

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About the Lattas

We have a total number of 4168 records for people with the last name Latta.

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Where do most Lattas live?

In 1921, most Lattas lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Lattas

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We have 2,710 records for the Latta surname. The oldest one dates back to 1823.

Who were Lattas most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Latta first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Margaret

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Common jobs for Lattas

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Lattas in 1921






Domestic Servant




Common Male occupations for Lattas in 1921
Coal Miner




Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers


Ship Carpenter


Farm Hands


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