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Mitts Family History

Mitts Name Meaning
Probably an American form of Dutch De Mits, an occupational name from Middle Dutch mets(e) ‘bricklayer’. The name is recorded in England in the 19th century. kh.Alternatively, perhaps, it may be an Americanized spelling of Jewish Mitz.

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

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9,496 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,691 Military Records
533 Immigration Records
10,436 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Mitts Families

  • Number of Mitts families
     23 - 43
     8 - 22
     1 - 7
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Mitts families
     17 - 32
     6 - 16
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Mitts families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Mitts Family Origin

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Mitts Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Mitts

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Mitts Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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