Wreghitt Family History

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Wreghitt 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: Reffitt, Redditt, Prewitt, Leggitt, Meggitt, Brett, Wright, Leavitt

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Wreghitt Family Origin

Where is the Wreghitt family from?

Wreghitt Family Occupations

What did your Wreghitt ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Wreghitt occupation in the UK was Farmer. 20% of Wreghitt's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wreghitt family was Warehouse Foreman & Twine Dealer. Farmer, Linen & Woolen Draper and Teacher Of Music were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wreghitt.

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  • Farmer

  • Linen & Woolen Draper

  • Teacher Of Music

  • Warehouse Foreman & Twine Dealer


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

Wreghitt Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 651 census records available for the last name Wreghitt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wreghitt 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 28 immigration records available for the last name Wreghitt. 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 37 military records available for the last name Wreghitt. For the veterans among your Wreghitt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wreghitt Life Expectancy

What is the average Wreghitt lifespan?

Between 1963 and 1994, in the United States, Wreghitt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Wreghitt in 1963 was 63, and 87 in 1994.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wreghitt

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