Pait Name Meaning

from the personal name Pait, short form of Patrick. nickname for a man with a bald head, from Middle English pate ‘head’, ‘skull’.

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


Similar surnames: Fait, Main, Pott, Pais, Want, Hain, Gatt, Heit, Cain, Patt

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Pait Family Origin

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Pait Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Engineer

    12%
  • Farming

    12%
  • Engineer In Laundry

    6%

In 1880, the most common Pait occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Pait's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Pait family was Engineer In Laundry. Farmer, Engineer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pait.

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Pait Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, Pait life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Pait in 1957 was 44, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pait

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