Levit Family History

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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

What did your Levit ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Chiropodist and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Levit. 34% of Levit men worked as a Chiropodist and 67% of Levit women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Levit were Railway Wagon Examiner and Chiropodist

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Chiropodist
  • Railway Deputy Goods Agent
  • Railway Wagon Examiner

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Chiropodist

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

Levit Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Levit. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Levit 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 Levit. 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 575 military records available for the last name Levit. For the veterans among your Levit ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Levit Life Expectancy

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Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Levit 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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