Widt Family History

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Widt Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Eidt, Ida, Eid, Ide, Iida, Kitt, Kidd, List, Gift, Vida

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Widt Family Origin

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Widt Family Occupations

What did your Widt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Widt family was Laborer. Farmer and House Keping were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Widt. The most common Widt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Widt's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • House Keping

  • Laborer


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

Widt Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 562 census records available for the last name Widt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Widt 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 80 immigration records available for the last name Widt. 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 19 military records available for the last name Widt. For the veterans among your Widt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Widt Life Expectancy

What is the average Widt lifespan?

Average Widt life expectancy in 1966 was 75 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 71.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Widt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Widt 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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