Levit Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): from German Levit ‘Levite’ (see Levy). English: variant spelling of Leavitt.

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


Similar surnames: Levitt, Levie, Levin, Levitz, Levis, Levi, Lewin, Levick, Levine

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Levit Family Origin

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Levit Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    33%
  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Coal Miner

    17%
  • Manager To Wine Merchant

    17%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Carpenter and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Levit. The most common Levit occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 33% of Levit's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Levit family was Manager To Wine Merchant.

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Levit Historical Records

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Levit Life Expectancy

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Between 1940 and 2004, Levit life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Levit in 1940 was 42, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Levit

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