Emmitt Family History

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Emmitt Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Emmett.

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


Similar surnames: Emmott, Emmet, Evitt, Hammitt, Jemmott, Demmitt, Truitt, Bluitt

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Emmitt Family Origin

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Emmitt Family Occupations

What did your Emmitt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Emmitt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Emmitt's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Emmitt. A less common occupation for the Emmitt family was Keeps House.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    19%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Keeps House

    6%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Emmitt ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Emmitt Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Emmitt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Emmitt census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Emmitt. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Emmitt. For the veterans among your Emmitt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Emmitt Life Expectancy

What is the average Emmitt lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Emmitt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Emmitt in 1947 was 48, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Emmitt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Emmitt 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.

Famous Emmitt Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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