Willitts Family History

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Willitts Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Willits.

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


Similar surnames: Willets, Wilmott, Willet, Billett, Willetts, Tibbitts, Millett

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Willitts Family Origin

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Willitts Family Occupations

What did your Willitts ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Willitts occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 13% of Willitts's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Iron Worker and Nail Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Willitts. A less common occupation for the Willitts family was Annuitant.

View Census data for Willitts | Data not to scale

  • Coal Miner

    13%
  • Iron Worker

    5%
  • Nail Maker

    5%
  • Annuitant

    3%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Willitts ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Willitts Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Willitts. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Willitts 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Willitts. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Willitts. For the veterans among your Willitts ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Willitts Life Expectancy

What is the average Willitts lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Willitts life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Willitts in 1962 was 71, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Willitts

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Willitts 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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