Ritts Name Meaning

Perhaps an altered spelling of Ritz.

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


Similar surnames: Mitts, Fitts, Sitts, Fritts, Pritts, Ratts, Rietz, Kitts, Pitts

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Ritts Family Origin

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Ritts Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Engineer

    5%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ritts family was Engineer. The most common Ritts occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Ritts's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ritts.

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Ritts Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Ritts life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Ritts in 1963 was 74, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ritts

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