14-Day Free Trial GIVE ME ACCESS

Letts Family History

Letts Name Meaning
English: metronymic from Lett 1.Americanized spelling of German Letz.

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

130,969 Historical Documents with Letts on Ancestry.com
34,009 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
3,186 Military Records
2,304 Immigration Records
32,265 Census and Voter Lists
59,205 Member Trees

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Name Distribution of Letts Families

  • Number of Letts families
     34 - 66
     12 - 33
     1 - 11
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Letts families
     127 - 252
     43 - 126
     1 - 42
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Letts families
     4 - 5
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Letts census records

You can see how Letts families moved over time by selecting different Census years.

Census records can tell you little-known facts about your ancestors such as birthplace, occupation and value of personal estate.

View all Letts census records >

Letts Family Origin

Click on a place to view Letts immigration records

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

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

View all Letts immigration records >

Letts Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

Click on a circle in the chart to view Letts immigration records

You can find out when most of the Letts 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.

View all Letts immigration records >

Average Life Expectancy for Letts

Click on a circle in the chart to view Letts birth and death records

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.

The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

View all Letts ancestors in the SSDI

Letts Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Letts census records

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

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

View all Letts census records >

Letts Civil War Service Records

Click to view veteran service records

You can find out if your ancestors came primarily from the North of the South.

Military records can tell you an ancestor's birthplace, occupation, and even physical description.

View all Letts military records >

Message Board about Letts 85 Threads, 59 Messages

Look up another family name
×