Hammitt Family History

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Hammitt Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Hammett.

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


Similar surnames: Emmitt, Hammill, Hammett, Jemmott, Huitt, Haslett, Waitt, Gammill

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Hammitt Family Origin

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Hammitt Family Occupations

What did your Hammitt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hammitt. The most common Hammitt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Hammitt's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hammitt family was Works On Farm.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Keeping House

    24%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Works On Farm

    6%

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

Hammitt Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Hammitt Life Expectancy

What is the average Hammitt lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Hammitt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Hammitt in 1953 was 48, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hammitt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hammitt 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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