Mavity Family History

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Mavity Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of MacVitty, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac an Bhiadhtaigh ‘son of the food provider’, a class of people, i.e. farmers, under Irish law.

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


Similar surnames: Davitt, Garity, Cavitt, Darity, Mcginty, Savitt, Matias, Makin

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Mavity Family Origin

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Mavity Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Farming

    13%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Minister

    13%

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In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mavity. The most common Mavity occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Mavity's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mavity family was Minister.

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Mavity Life Expectancy

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