Whitt Name Meaning

English (Nottingham): variant of White. Possibly also an Americanized spelling of German Witt.

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


Similar surnames: Witt, White, Hitt, Waitt, Whitty, Chitty, Shutt, Whyte, Litt, Wirt

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Whitt Family Origin

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Whitt Family Occupations

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  • Going To School

    43%
  • Farmer

    29%
  • Accountant

    14%
  • Music Teacher

    14%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Whitt family was Music Teacher. The most common Whitt occupation in Canada was Going To School. 43% of Whitt's were Going To Schools. Going To School, Farmer and Accountant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Whitt.

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Whitt Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1941 and 2004, Whitt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Whitt in 1941 was 35, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Whitt

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