Colpitts Family History

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Colpitts Name Meaning

English: habitational name, probably from Colpitts Grange, Northumberland, which is named from Old English col ‘(char)coal’ + pytt ‘pit’.

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


Similar surnames: Colliton, Coutts, Collins, Colville, Pollitt, Kitts, Coppins, Politis

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Colpitts Family Origin

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Colpitts Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    70%
  • Farmer Son

    5%
  • Son

    4%
  • Laborer

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Colpitts family was Laborer. The most common Colpitts occupation in Canada was Farmer. 70% of Colpitts's were Farmers. Farmer, Farmer Son and Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Colpitts.

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Colpitts Historical Records

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Colpitts Life Expectancy

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