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Howitt Name Meaning

English (mainly East Midlands) and Scottish: variant of Hewitt 1.

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


Similar surnames: Howett, Howatt, Hewitt, Howlett, Huitt, Hocutt, Hewatt, Lovitt

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Howitt Family Origin

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Howitt Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Coal Miner

    3%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Agricultural Laborer

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Howitt family was Agricultural Laborer. The most common Howitt occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 4% of Howitt's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Coal Miner and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Howitt.

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Howitt Historical Records

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Howitt Life Expectancy

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