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Howitt Name Meaning

English (mainly East Midlands) and Scottish: variant of Hewitt 1.

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


Similar surnames: Howett, Howatt, Hewitt, Howlett, Huitt, Hocutt, Hewatt, Lovitt

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Howitt Family Origin

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Howitt Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Dye Works

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%

In 1880, the most common Howitt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Howitt's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Dye Works were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Howitt. A less common occupation for the Howitt family was Farm Laborer.

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Howitt Historical Records

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Howitt Life Expectancy

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