Brite Name Meaning

Altered spelling of English Bright or German Breit.

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


Similar surnames: Britt, Brine, Crite, Bice, Prime, Brede, Tritz, Critz, Bride, Crites

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Brite Family Origin

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Brite Family Occupations

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  • Engineer

    100%

In 1881, the most common Brite occupation in Canada was Engineer. 100% of Brite's were Engineers.

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Brite Historical Records

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Brite Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Brite life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Brite in 1952 was 70, and 65 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brite

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