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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Davitt

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Anglicised from an Irish equivalent of David.

  1. A surname​.

Notable Persons Named Davitt

Davitt Sigerson is a pop music and rock music musician.


Davitt was born on December 28th, 1907. He breathed his last breath on October 10th, 1964.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Davitt

Victoria Vox is a pop, jazz, singer-songwriter, and chanson musician. She plays Vocals, ukulele, guitar, mouth trumpet, and trumpet. She was most active from 1999 to present. Victoria was given the name Victoria Davitt on October 17th, 1978 in Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin, US.


Karen was born in 1960.


Michael was born in 1950 in Cork (city). He breathed his last breath in 2005.




Ellen was born in Kingston upon Hull. She left this life on January 6th, 1879.


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Popularity of Davitt as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Davitt U.S.
  White 93.85% 64.26%
  African American 0.52% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.25% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.67% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.71% 16.26%

Of Last Name Davitt

People with the last name Davitt are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Davitt

  • How Popular is the name Davitt? As a last name Davitt was the 25,701st most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Davitt first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Davitt is Thursday, August 18th, 1881.
  • How unique is the name Davitt? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Davitt. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Davitt: Your name in reverse order is Ttivad. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ttdavi. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Davitt? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 959 people with the last name Davitt.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Davitt? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Davitt as their last name since less than 1 person in 303k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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