Adsit Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Adsett, an English habitational name from Adsett, in Gloucestershire, named in Old English as Ædda gesetu ‘Addi’s fold’ or Eaddas gesetu ‘Eadda’s fold’.

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


Similar surnames: Best, Addis, Austin, Labit, Heit, Hast, West, Azlin, Polit, Hust

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Adsit Family Origin

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Adsit Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • School

    22%
  • Son

    11%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Adsit family was Son. The most common Adsit occupation in Canada was Farmer. 22% of Adsit's were Farmers. Farmer and School were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Adsit.

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Adsit Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Adsit life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Adsit in 1958 was 48, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Adsit

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