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Lites Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Leitz.

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


Similar surnames: Clites, Hites, Cates, Kitts, Lints, Sites, Sipes, Fikes, Stites

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Lites Family Origin

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Lites Family Occupations

What did your Lites ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lites occupation in the USA was Farmer. 59% of Lites's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lites family was Candy Store. Farmer, Laborer and Works On Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lites.

View Census data for Lites | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    59%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Works On Farm

    6%
  • Candy Store

    3%

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

Lites Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lites Life Expectancy

What is the average Lites lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Lites life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Lites in 1961 was 39, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lites

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lites 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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