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Iavits Family History

Iavits 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: Avis, Lavis, Mavity, Gavitt, Ravitz, Savitt, Javins, Zavitz, Davies

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

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Census Records

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

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What is the average Iavits lifespan?

Average Iavits life expectancy in 2000 was 69 years. This was lower than the general public life expectancy which was 75.

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