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Schlitt Name Meaning

(South German) topographic name for someone who lived in an area of slippery ground, from slid, slit ‘smooth’, ‘slippery’. German: habitational name from a place so named in East Prussia. In some cases a variant of Schlitter 2.

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

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Schlitt Family Origin

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Schlitt Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Beer Saloon

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Brick Mason

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Beer Saloon and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schlitt. The most common Schlitt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Schlitt's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schlitt family was Brick Mason.

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Schlitt Historical Records

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Schlitt Life Expectancy

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