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Douthit Name Meaning

English: variant of Douthwaite, a habitational name from Dowthwaite in Cumbria or Dowthwaite Hall in North Yorkshire. The first is from the Old Norse personal name Dúfa + Old Norse þveit ‘clearing’; the second is from the Old Irish personal name Dubhan + Old Norse þveit. The elliptic form of the surname probably reflects the local pronunciation of the place names.

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


Similar surnames: Duthie, Dott, Dutoit, Louth, Routh, Douthitt, Dauphin, Douthat

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Douthit Family Origin

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Douthit Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    58%
  • Farming

    11%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Douthit family was Laborer. The most common Douthit occupation in the USA was Farmer. 58% of Douthit's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Douthit.

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Douthit Historical Records

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Douthit Life Expectancy

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