Brite Name Meaning

Altered spelling of English Bright or German Breit.

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

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Brite Family Origin

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Brite Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Keeping House

    4%

In 1880, the most common Brite occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Brite's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brite. A less common occupation for the Brite family was Keeping House.

Source: Census data for Brite | Data not to scale

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Brite Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Brite life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Brite in 1952 was 70, and 65 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brite

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