Weit Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: from the personal name Weit, a reduced and altered form of Wouter, Dutch form of Walter.

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


Similar surnames: Weith, Wein, Weir, Heit, Veit, Weigt, Eidt, Dein, Heis, Best

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Weit Family Origin

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Weit Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Keeping House

    16%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Day Laborer

    5%

In 1880, the most common Weit occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Weit's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Weit. A less common occupation for the Weit family was Day Laborer.

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Weit Historical Records

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Weit Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Weit life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Weit in 1962 was 68, and 90 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Weit

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