Fitzjohn Family History

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Fitzjohn Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Fitton, Fitzroy, John, Fitch, Fitz, Littlejohn, Ditton, Litton

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Fitzjohn Family Origin

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Fitzjohn Family Occupations

What did your Fitzjohn ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Fitzjohn. 18% of Fitzjohn men worked as a General Labourer and 80% of Fitzjohn women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Fitzjohn were Farm Labourer and Household Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
    18%
  • Cowman
    18%
  • Retired
    8%
  • Farm Labourer
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    80%
  • Housewife
    4%
  • Domestic Duties
    3%
  • Household Duties
    3%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Fitzjohn Historical Records

What Fitzjohn family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Fitzjohn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fitzjohn 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 694 immigration records available for the last name Fitzjohn. 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 753 military records available for the last name Fitzjohn. For the veterans among your Fitzjohn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fitzjohn Life Expectancy

What is the average Fitzjohn lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Fitzjohn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Fitzjohn in 1964 was 81, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fitzjohn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fitzjohn 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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