Levit Family History

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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

What did your Levit ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Clerk In Store, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Levit. 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.

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  • Clerk In Store

    15%
  • Farmer

    15%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Coffee Solicitor

    8%

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

Levit Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Levit Life Expectancy

What is the average Levit lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Levit

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Levit 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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