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Dimmitt Family History

Dimmitt Name Meaning
English: unexplained. Perhaps an altered form of Dimmick. pwh, IGI. UK 0.

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

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6,856 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,100 Military Records
286 Immigration Records
6,043 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Dimmitt Families

  • Number of Dimmitt families
     17 - 31
     6 - 16
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Dimmitt last name
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Dimmitt last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Dimmitt census records

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Dimmitt Family Origin

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Dimmitt Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Dimmitt

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Dimmitt Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Dimmitt census records

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Dimmitt Civil War Service Records

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