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Pita Name Meaning

Spanish and Portuguese: from Spanish, Portuguese pita ‘chicken’ or in some cases possibly from the plant pita ‘pita’, ‘American aloe’, presumably a topographic name.

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


Similar surnames: Pina, Pitta, Pinta, Rita, Mina, Pitt, Vita, Vida, Peth, Pisa

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Pita Family Origin

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Pita Family Occupations

What did your Pita ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Boot Black and Cigar Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Pita. The most common Pita occupation in the USA was Boot Black. 50% of Pita's were Boot Blacks.

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  • Boot Black

    50%
  • Cigar Maker

    50%

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

Pita Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Pita Life Expectancy

What is the average Pita lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Pita life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Pita in 1955 was 44, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pita

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pita 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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