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De Wit Family Origin

Where is the De Wit family from?

De Wit Family Occupations

What did your De Wit ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the De Wit family was Wagon Maker. Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by De Wit. The most common De Wit occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of De Wit's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%
  • Wagon Maker

    33%

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

De Wit Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name De Wit. Like a window into their day-to-day life, De Wit 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 642 immigration records available for the last name De Wit. 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 De Wit. For the veterans among your De Wit ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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De Wit Life Expectancy

What is the average De Wit lifespan?

Between 1979 and 2002, in the United States, De Wit life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for De Wit in 1979 was 53, and 78 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for De Wit

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your De Wit 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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