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Polit Name Meaning

Catalan and Polish: from a short form of the personal name Hipolit (see French Hypolite). English: variant of Pollitt.

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

Similar surnames: Polite, Polt, Politz, Polin, Polito, Poli, Poll, Polis, Bolt, Olin

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Polit Family Origin

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Polit Family Occupations

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In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Polit. 32% of Polit men worked as a Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Milkman
  • Plumber

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Polit Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 949 census records available for the last name Polit. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Polit census 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 638 immigration records available for the last name Polit. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Polit. For the veterans among your Polit ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Polit Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Polit life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Polit in 1963 was 64, and 83 in 2004.

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