Griffitts Family History

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Griffitts Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Griffiths.

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


Similar surnames: Griffitt, Reffitt, Griffeth, Reffett, Ritts, Griffis, Griffing

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Griffitts Family Origin

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Griffitts Family Occupations

What did your Griffitts ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Griffitts. A less common occupation for the Griffitts family was Carpenter. The most common Griffitts occupation in the USA was Farmer. 61% of Griffitts's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    61%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    2%

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

Griffitts Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Griffitts. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Griffitts 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 Griffitts. 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 Griffitts. For the veterans among your Griffitts ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Griffitts Life Expectancy

What is the average Griffitts lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Griffitts life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Griffitts in 1952 was 54, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Griffitts

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Griffitts 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.

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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