Clites Family History

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Clites Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Kleitz (unexplained; possibly a metathesized form of Kleist).

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

Similar surnames: Lites, Crites, Clise, Cates, Stites, Climer, Clowes, Crite, Clutts

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Clites Family Origin

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Clites Family Occupations

What did your Clites ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Clites occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Clites's were Farmers. Farmer, Heater and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Clites. A less common occupation for the Clites family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

  • Heater

  • Blacksmith

  • Carpenter


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

Clites Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Clites. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Clitescensus 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 25 immigration records available for the last name Clites. 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 764 military records available for the last name Clites. For the veterans among your Clites ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Clites Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Clites life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Clites in 1962 was 60, and 81 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Clites 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.

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