Gotts Family History


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This website is about the family history for all families with the surname GOTTS, which originated in Norfolk, England in the 1300's.

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Welcome to the GOTTS Family History Website

The site is maintained by me, Ian Gotts of St Albans, with contributions from many researchers into Gotts families.

I have registered the name in the UK's Guild of

One-name Studies, and have many records. Any reference numbers attached to names belong to my index of 3500 Gottses who are connected to trees.

This site has been designed for the digital age, using websafe fonts, and it allows a good display on smart-phones, tablets and computers. Documents are in pdf form.

Click on the drop-down Menus above to access over 250 pages of information




Lots of search tools, tree tops summaries


Regular news and stories about Gottses

About the Name

Origins of the name and where they lived

Known Families

Records for all the families I am aware of


All sorts of topics including Crimes, Military records, Occupations , Mariners and Tudor records


Insights into Gotts lives

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