Littel Family History

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Littel Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Little.

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

Similar surnames: Littell, Litten, Littrel, Kittel, Litt, Kettel, Mitten, Litle

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Littel Family Origin

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Littel Family Occupations

What did your Littel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpet Weaver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Littel. A less common occupation for the Littel family was Keeping House. The most common Littel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Littel's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpet Weaver

  • Keeping House


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

Littel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Littel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Littelcensus 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 444 immigration records available for the last name Littel. 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 502 military records available for the last name Littel. For the veterans among your Littel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Littel Life Expectancy

What is the average Littel lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Littel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Littel in 1946 was 57, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Littel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Littel 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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