Brittin Family History

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Brittin Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Brittain.

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


Similar surnames: Britton, Britain, Brittian, Britten, Brittan, Bratton, Britts

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Brittin Family Origin

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Brittin Family Occupations

What did your Brittin ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Brittin family was Labourer. Tinsmith, Carpenter and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brittin. The most common Brittin occupation in Canada was Tinsmith. 25% of Brittin's were Tinsmiths.

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  • Tinsmith

    25%
  • Carpenter

    13%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Labourer

    13%

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

Brittin Historical Records

What Brittin family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Brittin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brittin 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Brittin. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Brittin. For the veterans among your Brittin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brittin Life Expectancy

What is the average Brittin lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Brittin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Brittin in 1962 was 79, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brittin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brittin 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.

Famous Brittin Family

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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