Keitt Family History

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Keitt Name Meaning

Possibly an altered spelling of German Keith 2 (in order to retain the original pronunciation).

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

Similar surnames: Keith, Keil, Keitel, Kerth, Kett, Keath, Kitt, Keitz, Keiter, Beitz

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Keitt Family Origin

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Keitt Family Occupations

What did your Keitt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Keitt family was Cook. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Keitt. The most common Keitt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Keitt's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farming

  • Cook


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

Keitt Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Keitt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Keitt 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 254 immigration records available for the last name Keitt. 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 784 military records available for the last name Keitt. For the veterans among your Keitt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Keitt Life Expectancy

What is the average Keitt lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Keitt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Keitt in 1954 was 66, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Keitt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Keitt 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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