Politte Family History

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Politte Name Meaning

Southern French: from a reduced form of the personal name Hippolyte (see Politis).

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

Similar surnames: Polite, Polito, Politz, Pollitt, Polit, Poletti, Politis, Pott, Plett

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Politte Family Origin

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Politte Family Occupations

What did your Politte ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Politte occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Politte's were Farmers. Farmer, Farmer & Miner and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Politte. A less common occupation for the Politte family was Miner.

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  • Farmer

  • Farmer & Miner

  • Keeping House

  • Miner


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

Politte Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Politte Life Expectancy

What is the average Politte lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Politte life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Politte in 1956 was 44, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Politte

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Politte 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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