Pitta Family History

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Pitta Name Meaning

Italian: from a feminine form of an old Germanic personal name, Pitto or Bitto. Italian: variant of Pittà, an occupational name from Greek pitas ‘seller of pita bread (flat bread)’, from pita ‘flat bread’ + the occupational suffix -as. Variant of Portuguese Pita.

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


Similar surnames: Pitti, Pita, Ditta, Petta, Ritt, Pitt, Pinta, Matta, Cetta, Rotta

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Pitta Family Origin

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Pitta Family Occupations

What did your Pitta ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pitta family was Weaver. Farmer and Machinist were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Pitta. The most common Pitta occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Pitta's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Machinist

    25%
  • Weaver

    25%

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

Pitta Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Pitta Life Expectancy

What is the average Pitta lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Pitta life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Pitta in 1946 was 53, and 63 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pitta

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pitta 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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