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Pewitt Name Meaning

Welsh: patronymic from ap ‘son of’ + Hewitt.

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


Similar surnames: Hewitt, Nevitt, Howitt, Petitti, Hewett, Hewatt, Devitt, Pritt

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Pewitt Family Origin

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Pewitt Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    83%
  • Keep House

    6%
  • Labor

    6%
  • Working On Farm

    6%

In 1880, the most common Pewitt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 83% of Pewitt's were Farmers. Farmer, Keep House and Labor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pewitt. A less common occupation for the Pewitt family was Working On Farm.

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Pewitt Historical Records

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Pewitt Life Expectancy

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