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Lyttle Name Meaning

Irish (mainly northern Ireland): variant of English Little .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Lytle, Little, Tuttle, Lyle, Litle, Battle, Littles, Littel, Kittle

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Where is the Lyttle family from?

You can see how Lyttle families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Lyttle family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Lyttle families were found in USA in 1880. In 1891 there were 14 Lyttle families living in Lancashire. This was about 38% of all the recorded Lyttle's in United Kingdom. Lancashire had the highest population of Lyttle families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Lyttle surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Lyttle ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Lyttle. 91% of Lyttle women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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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.

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • House Duties
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Lyttle. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Lyttle. For the veterans among your Lyttle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Lyttle lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Lyttle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Lyttle in 1951 was 56, and 77 in 2004.

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