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Hites Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Heitz.

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


Similar surnames: Hines, Hite, Himes, Lites, Sites, Sitts, Hiner, Cates, Hime, Crites

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Hites Family Origin

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Hites Family Occupations

What did your Hites ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Teamster were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hites. The most common Hites occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Hites's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hites family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Farming

    23%
  • Teamster

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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

Hites Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Hites Life Expectancy

What is the average Hites lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Hites life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Hites in 1953 was 43, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hites

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hites 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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