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Willits Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Willet, a pet form of the personal name Will.

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


Similar surnames: Willis, William, Lillis, Willms, Millis, Willing, Wills, Willmes

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Willits Family Origin

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Willits Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    9%
  • Brass Finisher

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Chain Maker

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Willits family was Chain Maker. The most common Willits occupation in the UK was Blacksmith. 9% of Willits's were Blacksmiths. Blacksmith, Brass Finisher and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Willits.

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Willits Historical Records

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Willits Life Expectancy

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