Felty Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of South German Velte, from a short form of the personal name Valentin (see Valentine).

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


Similar surnames: Welty, Feltz, Felt, Belt, Feltes, Fenley, Fey, Beltz, Felix, Hefty

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Felty Family Origin

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Felty Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Works On Farm

    3%

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In 1880, the most common Felty occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Felty's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Felty. A less common occupation for the Felty family was Works On Farm.

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Felty Historical Records

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Felty Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1941 and 2004, Felty life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Felty in 1941 was 30, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Felty

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