Wiatt Family History

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Wiatt Name Meaning

Variant spelling of English Wyatt.

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

Similar surnames: Hiatt, Witt, Wiant, Wyant, Catt, Waitt, Witts, Wiand, Hiett, Izatt

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Wiatt Family Origin

Where is the Wiatt family from?

Wiatt Family Occupations

What did your Wiatt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wiatt. The most common Wiatt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Wiatt's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wiatt family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House


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

Wiatt Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Wiatt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wiatt 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 339 immigration records available for the last name Wiatt. 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 Wiatt. For the veterans among your Wiatt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wiatt Life Expectancy

What is the average Wiatt lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Wiatt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Wiatt in 1957 was 58, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wiatt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wiatt 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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