Wittman Family History

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Wittman Name Meaning

English: variant of Whitman. Altered spelling of German Wittmann.

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


Similar surnames: Witman, Titman, Wiman, Pittman, Witteman, Littman, Dittman, Mittman

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Wittman Family Origin

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Wittman Family Occupations

What did your Wittman ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Bread Baker and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Wittman. 29% of Wittman men worked as a Bread Baker and 47% of Wittman women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Wittman were Director Export Company and Forewoman (waherdashery)

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Bread Baker
    29%
  • Baker confectioner
    15%
  • Compositor
    15%
  • Director Export Company
    15%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    47%
  • Book Folder
    8%
  • Domestic Cook
    8%
  • Forewoman (waherdashery)
    8%

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

Wittman Historical Records

What Wittman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 17,000 census records available for the last name Wittman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wittman 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Wittman. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Wittman. For the veterans among your Wittman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wittman Life Expectancy

What is the average Wittman lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Wittman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Wittman in 1949 was 36, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wittman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wittman 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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