Politte Family History

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Politte Name Meaning

Southern French: from a reduced form of the personal name Hippolyte (see Politis).

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

Similar surnames: Polite, Polito, Politz, Pollitt, Polit, Poletti, Politis, Pott, Plett

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Politte Family Origin

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Politte Family Occupations

What did your Politte ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Politte. 27% of Politte men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Politte women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Politte were Truck Driver and Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Miner
  • Farmer
  • Truck Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
  • Maid

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

Politte Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Politte. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Politte 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 177 immigration records available for the last name Politte. 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 553 military records available for the last name Politte. For the veterans among your Politte ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Politte Life Expectancy

What is the average Politte lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Politte life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Politte in 1956 was 44, and 77 in 2004.

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