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Douthit Family History

Douthit Name Meaning
English: variant of Douthwaite, a habitational name from Dowthwaite in Cumbria or Dowthwaite Hall in North Yorkshire. The first is from the Old Norse personal name Dúfa + Old Norse þveit ‘clearing’; the second is from the Old Irish personal name Dubhan + Old Norse þveit. The elliptic form of the surname probably reflects the local pronunciation of the place names.

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

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Name Distribution of Douthit Families

  • Number of Douthit families
     17 - 31
     6 - 16
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Douthit Family Occupations

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