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Airt Family History

Airt Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Aird, Art, Birt, Girt, Hirt, Wirt, Kirt, Mort, Port, Bird

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Where is the Airt family from?

You can see how Airt families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Airt family name was found in the USA, and Scotland between 1871 and 1920. The most Airt families were found in and Scotland in 1871. In 1871 there were 7 Airt families living in Lanarkshire. This was 100% of all the recorded Airt's in Scotland. Lanarkshire had the highest population of Airt families in 1871.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Airt surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Airt ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Store was the top reported job for people in the Canada named Airt. 100% of Airt men worked as a Store. .

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

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Top Male Occupations In 1921

  • Store
    100%
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Census Records

There are 91 census records available for the last name Airt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Airt census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 5 immigration records available for the last name Airt. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 2 military records available for the last name Airt. For the veterans among your Airt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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