Whitting Family History

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Whitting Name Meaning

English: variant of Whiting.

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


Similar surnames: Whiting, Witting, Whitling, Whitten, Brittin, Whitfill, Shiring

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Whitting Family Origin

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Whitting Family Occupations

What did your Whitting ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Whitting occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Whitting's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Whitting. A less common occupation for the Whitting family was Harness Maker.

View Census data for Whitting | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    29%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Harness Maker

    4%

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

Whitting Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Whitting. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Whitting census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Whitting

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Whitting. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Whitting. For the veterans among your Whitting ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Whitting Life Expectancy

What is the average Whitting lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Whitting life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Whitting in 1952 was 45, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Whitting

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Whitting 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.

Famous Whitting Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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