Bither Family History

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Bither Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of German Beuther, an occupational name for a beekeeper, from an agent derivative of Middle High German biute ‘beehive’.

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

Similar surnames: Bitler, Bitter, Fitzer, Bitar, Eicher, Bacher, Butzer, Bieber, Butner

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Bither Family Origin

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Bither Family Occupations

What did your Bither ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Book Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bither. The most common Bither occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Bither's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bither family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Book Keeper

  • Carpenter


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Bither ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Bither Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bither. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bither 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 157 immigration records available for the last name Bither. 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 382 military records available for the last name Bither. For the veterans among your Bither ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bither Life Expectancy

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Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Bither life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Bither in 1942 was 26, and 81 in 2004.

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