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Polit Name Meaning

Catalan and Polish: from a short form of the personal name Hipolit (see French Hypolite). English: variant of Pollitt.

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


Similar surnames: Polite, Polt, Politz, Polin, Polito, Poli, Poll, Polis, Bolt, Olin

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Polit Family Origin

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Polit Family Occupations

What did your Polit ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Polit occupation in the USA was Works In Woolen Mill. 100% of Polit's were Works In Woolen Mills.

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  • Works In Woolen Mill

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Polit Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Polit Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Polit life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Polit in 1963 was 64, and 83 in 2004.

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