Height Family History

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Height Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Hight.

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


Similar surnames: Haight, Weight, Leight, Reigh, Waight, Seright, Hight, Bright

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Height Family Origin

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Height Family Occupations

What did your Height ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Farm Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Height. 25% of Height men worked as a Farm Labourer and 80% of Height women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Height were Bricklayer and Domestic Duties Unpaid

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Farm Labourer
    25%
  • Joiner
    25%
  • Master Blacksmith
    25%
  • Bricklayer
    25%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    80%
  • Incapacitated
    5%
  • Private Secretary
    4%
  • Domestic Duties Unpaid
    4%

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

Height Historical Records

What Height family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Height. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Height 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Height. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Height. For the veterans among your Height ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Height Life Expectancy

What is the average Height lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Height life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1959. The average life expectancy for Height in 1954 was 30, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Height

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Height 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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