History of your Surname
Get access to Haith family records.Start a free trial

Haith Family History

Haith Name Meaning

English (Lincolnshire and East Yorkshire): variant of Heath .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Hait, Harte, Fait, Wait, Hails, Hairr, Huitt, Naish, Daigh, Haist

Search for a relative to learn more about your family history.

Hint: Try searching for a relative alive in 1940.

Black & white image of a young woman scientist

Where is the Haith family from?

You can see how Haith families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Haith family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Haith families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1840 there was 1 Haith family living in Alabama. This was about 33% of all the recorded Haith's in USA. Alabama and 2 other states had the highest population of Haith families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Haith surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Haith ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Haith. 41% of Haith men worked as a Laborer and 22% of Haith women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Haith were Common Labor and House Cleaning. .

View Census Data for Haith | Data not to scale

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    41%
  • Farmer
    20%
  • Farming
    7%
  • Common Labor
    5%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Maid
    22%
  • Teacher
    18%
  • House Work
    18%
  • House Cleaning
    11%
Black & white image of two construction labourers

What Haith family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Haith. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Haith census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search US census records for Haith

Passenger Lists

There are 302 immigration records available for the last name Haith. 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.

View all Haith immigration records

Draft Cards

There are 667 military records available for the last name Haith. For the veterans among your Haith ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Haith military records

You've only scratched the surface of Haith family history

Discover More

What is the average Haith lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Haith life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Haith in 1963 was 70, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Haith

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in the Haith family tree

Explore Your Tree

Browse profiles of historical people with the Haith last name

Search for another surname
Enter last name/surname
Start a 14-Day Free Trial