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Where is the Davitt family from?
You can see how Davitt families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Davitt family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Davitt families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 2 Davitt families living in New Jersey. This was about 33% of all the recorded Davitt's in USA. New Jersey and 2 other states had the highest population of Davitt families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Davitt surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Davitt. 26% of Davitt men worked as a Laborer and 13% of Davitt women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Davitt were Carpenter and Maid. .