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Huvitt Family History

Huvitt 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: Huitt, Hutt, Hewitt, Huett, Hitt, Gavitt, Savitt, Vitt, Nevitt

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Where is the Huvitt family from?

You can see how Huvitt families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Huvitt family name was found in Scotland in 1901. In 1901 there were 2 Huvitt families living in Renfrewshire. This was 100% of all the recorded Huvitt's in Scotland. Renfrewshire had the highest population of Huvitt families in 1901.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Huvitt surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

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

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Census Records

There are 73 census records available for the last name Huvitt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Huvitt 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 7 immigration records available for the last name Huvitt. 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 4 military records available for the last name Huvitt. For the veterans among your Huvitt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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