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Hites Family History

Hites Name Meaning
Americanized spelling of German Heitz.

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

30,618 Historical Documents with Hites on Ancestry.com
5,898 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,084 Military Records
86 Immigration Records
4,808 Census and Voter Lists
18,742 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Hites Families

  • Number of Hites families
     25 - 47
     9 - 24
     1 - 8
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Hites families
     4 - 6
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Hites last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Hites census records

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Hites Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Hites families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

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Hites Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Hites families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Hites

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Hites Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Hites census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Hites ancestors, such as occupation.

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Hites Civil War Service Records

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