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

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Farming

    23%
  • Teamster

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, 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. Farmer, Farming and Teamster were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hites.

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Hites Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hites

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