It 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: Ji, Lu, Yu, Ku, Li, Wu, Xu, Ko, Fu, He

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It Family Origin

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It Family Occupations

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

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It Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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It Life Expectancy

What is the average It lifespan?

Average It life expectancy in 1987 was 47 years. This was lower than the general public life expectancy which was 73.

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