Levit Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): from German Levit ‘Levite’ (see Levy). English: variant spelling of Leavitt.

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


Similar surnames: Levitt, Levie, Levin, Levitz, Levis, Levi, Lewin, Levick, Levine

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Levit Family Origin

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Levit Family Occupations

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  • Clerk In Store

    15%
  • Farmer

    15%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Coffee Solicitor

    8%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Levit family was Coffee Solicitor. The most common Levit occupation in the USA was Clerk In Store. 15% of Levit's were Clerk In Stores. Clerk In Store, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Levit.

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Levit Historical Records

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Levit Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1940 and 2004, Levit life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Levit in 1940 was 42, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Levit

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