Whyte Name Meaning

Scottish, Irish, and English: variant spelling of White.

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


Similar surnames: White, Whitt, Wyse, Wayt, Witte, Waye, Kyte, Keyte, Hyde, Hoyte

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Whyte Family Origin

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Whyte Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    4%
  • Annuitant

    2%
  • Labourer

    2%
  • Joiner

    2%

In 1881, Farmer, Annuitant and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Whyte. The most common Whyte occupation in the UK was Farmer. 4% of Whyte's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Whyte family was Joiner.

Source: Census data for Whyte | Data not to scale

Whyte Historical Records

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Whyte Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Whyte life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Whyte in 1942 was 31, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Whyte

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