Reffitt Family History

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Reffitt Name Meaning

Altered spelling of any of various German surnames derived from the Germanic personal name Ricfrid, a compound of ric ‘power(ful)’ + frid- ‘peace’, for example Reffert, Refardt, Reifert, Reifarth, and Riffert. Compare Raiford.

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


Similar surnames: Reffett, Reff, Meffert, Ritt, Reitz, Leavitt, Reith, Griffitt

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Reffitt Family Origin

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Reffitt Family Occupations

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  • Dyer (Master)

    33%
  • Income From Dividends (Cashier Unemployed)

    33%
  • Master Dyer Employing 300 Men

    33%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Reffitt family was Master Dyer Employing 300 Men. The most common Reffitt occupation in the UK was Dyer (Master). 33% of Reffitt's were Dyer (Master)s. Dyer (Master) and Income From Dividends (Cashier Unemployed) were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Reffitt.

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Reffitt Historical Records

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Reffitt Life Expectancy

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