Adsit Family History

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Adsit Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Adsett, an English habitational name from Adsett, in Gloucestershire, named in Old English as Ædda gesetu ‘Addi’s fold’ or Eaddas gesetu ‘Eadda’s fold’.

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

Similar surnames: Best, Addis, Austin, Labit, Heit, Hast, West, Azlin, Polit, Hust

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Adsit Family Origin

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Adsit Family Occupations

What did your Adsit ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Adsit. A less common occupation for the Adsit family was Banker. The most common Adsit occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Adsit's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Banker


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Adsit Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Adsit. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Adsit 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 518 immigration records available for the last name Adsit. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Adsit. For the veterans among your Adsit ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Adsit Life Expectancy

What is the average Adsit lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Adsit life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Adsit in 1958 was 48, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Adsit

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Adsit ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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