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Colpitts Name Meaning

English: habitational name, probably from Colpitts Grange, Northumberland, which is named from Old English col ‘(char)coal’ + pytt ‘pit’.

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


Similar surnames: Colliton, Coutts, Collins, Colville, Pollitt, Kitts, Coppins, Politis

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Colpitts Family Origin

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Colpitts Family Occupations

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  • Keeping House

    50%
  • Keeps House

    50%

In 1880, the most common Colpitts occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 50% of Colpitts's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House and Keeps House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Colpitts.

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Colpitts Historical Records

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Colpitts Life Expectancy

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