Fitts Name Meaning

English: most probably a patronymic from Fitt, or perhaps a variant spelling of Fitz.

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

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Fitts Family Origin

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Fitts Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Fitts family was Laborer. The most common Fitts occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Fitts's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fitts.

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Fitts Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Fitts life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Fitts in 1943 was 46, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fitts

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