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Wiita Name Meaning

Finnish (Viita): ornamental name from viita ‘forest’; common as an adopted name from the early 20th century. Occurs chiefly in Ostrobothnia.

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


Similar surnames: Wirta, Wiitala, Mita, Weitz, Iida, Wirth, Arita, Sita, Vita, Warta

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Wiita Family Origin

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Wiita Family Occupations

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Wiita Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Wiita. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wiita 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

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Wiita Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2003, in the United States, Wiita life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Wiita in 1958 was 30, and 82 in 2003.

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