Threat Family History

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Threat Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Tritt.

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

Similar surnames: Threatt, Threet, Treat, Teat, Preast, Treas, Tweet, Groat, Great

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Threat Family Origin

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Threat Family Occupations

What did your Threat ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Threat occupation in the USA was Farmer. 61% of Threat's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Threat family was Works On Farm. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Threat.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Laborer

  • Works On Farm


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

Threat Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Threat. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Threat 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 65 immigration records available for the last name Threat. 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 6,000 military records available for the last name Threat. For the veterans among your Threat ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Threat Life Expectancy

What is the average Threat lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Threat life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Threat in 1945 was 44, and 60 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Threat 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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