Kite Name Meaning

English (chiefly West Midlands): from Middle English kete, kyte ‘kite’ (the bird of prey; Old English c¯ta), a nickname for a fierce or rapacious person.

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


Similar surnames: Kitt, Kirk, Wire, Kyte, Tite, Tate, Kitts, Crite, Kiel, Hite

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Kite Family Origin

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Kite Family Occupations

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  • Farm Labourer

    14%
  • Farmer

    14%
  • Servant

    14%
  • Taner

    14%

In 1881, the most common Kite occupation in Canada was Farm Labourer. 14% of Kite's were Farm Labourers. A less common occupation for the Kite family was Taner. Farm Labourer, Farmer and Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kite.

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Kite Historical Records

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Kite Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Kite life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Kite in 1945 was 27, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kite

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