Jewitt Family History

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Jewitt Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Jewett.

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


Similar surnames: Levitt, Blewitt, Evitt, Meritt, Jowett, Petitt, Juett, Bluitt, Huitt

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Jewitt Family Origin

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Jewitt Family Occupations

What did your Jewitt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Jewitt family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jewitt. The most common Jewitt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Jewitt's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Laborer

    3%

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

Jewitt Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Jewitt Life Expectancy

What is the average Jewitt lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2002, in the United States, Jewitt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Jewitt in 1951 was 40, and 72 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jewitt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jewitt 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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