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Levitas Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): from the Greek form of the Biblical name Levy .

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


Similar surnames: Levitan, Levis, Levick, Levina, Levitin, Levit, Levins, Leviton

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Where is the Levitas family from?

You can see how Levitas families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Levitas family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Scotland between 1871 and 1920. The most Levitas families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1920 there were 10 Levitas families living in New York. This was about 27% of all the recorded Levitas's in USA. New York had the highest population of Levitas families in 1920.
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What did your Levitas ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Levitas. 27% of Levitas men worked as a Salesman and 100% of Levitas women worked as a Bookkeeper. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Salesman
    27%
  • Clerk
    14%
  • Bookkeeper
    9%
  • Lawyer
    9%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Bookkeeper
    100%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Levitas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Levitas census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 551 immigration records available for the last name Levitas. 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 Cards

There are 169 military records available for the last name Levitas. For the veterans among your Levitas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Levitas lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Levitas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Levitas in 1962 was 79, and 84 in 2004.

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