Voit Family History

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Voit Name Meaning

German: eastern German dialect variant of Vogt.

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


Similar surnames: Foit, Voigt, Veit, Vogt, Bost, Pott, Hoit, Olt, Veil, Ott

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Voit Family Origin

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Voit Family Occupations

What did your Voit ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Voit family was Brass Finisher. Farmer, Butcher and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Voit. The most common Voit occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Voit's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Butcher

    8%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Brass Finisher

    4%

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

Voit Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Voit. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Voit 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Voit. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Voit. For the veterans among your Voit ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Voit Life Expectancy

What is the average Voit lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Voit life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Voit in 1949 was 39, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Voit

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Voit 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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