Thrift Family History

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Thrift Name Meaning

nickname for a thrifty person, from Middle English thrift. possibly also a much altered form of Firth.

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

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Thrift Family Origin

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Thrift Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    5%

In 1880, the most common Thrift occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Thrift's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Thrift. A less common occupation for the Thrift family was Laborer.

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Thrift Historical Records

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Thrift Life Expectancy

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