Privitt Family History

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Privitt Name Meaning

French or English: variant of Privett.

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

Similar surnames: Privott, Privett, Trivitt, Prueitt, Prevett, Rivett, Prevatt

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Privitt Family Origin

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Privitt Family Occupations

What did your Privitt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Privitt family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Privitt. The most common Privitt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Privitt's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farming

  • Farm Laborer


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

Privitt Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Privitt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Privitt 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 37 immigration records available for the last name Privitt. 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 504 military records available for the last name Privitt. For the veterans among your Privitt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Privitt Life Expectancy

What is the average Privitt lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Privitt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Privitt in 1966 was 74, and 85 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Privitt 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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