Tritt Family History

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Tritt Name Meaning

German: apparently from Old High German tretan ‘to step’. However, a South German family of that name are the descendants of late 16th-century immigrants from Como, Italy who bore the name de Triddi.

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

Similar surnames: Ritt, Britt, Tritz, Brott, Witt, Crite, Trim, Drott, Britz, Trott

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Tritt Family Origin

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Tritt Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tritt. The most common Tritt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Tritt's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Tritt family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Farming

  • Keeping House


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Tritt Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Tritt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tritt 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 837 immigration records available for the last name Tritt. 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 12,000 military records available for the last name Tritt. For the veterans among your Tritt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tritt Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Tritt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Tritt in 1944 was 40, and 74 in 2004.

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