The map below shows how many Gottses were in each county in 1881 and how the name has spread.
The Gotts name spreads into North Norfolk, then outward from there into London. In the 1800’s the name becomes established in the main ports up the East coast: Hull, Middlesbrough, Newcastle and Tyneside. Gottses migrate to Canada & USA especially in 1850’s and Australia in 1900’s.
Click on each regional map to see which families have lived there
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