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Adsit Family History

Adsit Name Meaning
Altered spelling of Adsett, an English habitational name from Adsett, in Gloucestershire, named in Old English as Ædda gesetu ‘Addi’s fold’ or Eaddas gesetu ‘Eadda’s fold’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

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5,391 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,577 Military Records
405 Immigration Records
8,817 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Adsit Families

  • Number of Adsit families
     50 - 98
     17 - 49
     1 - 16
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Adsit families
     3 - 2
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Adsit last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Adsit Family Origin

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Adsit Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Adsit

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Adsit Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Adsit Civil War Service Records

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