Dewitt Family History

Meaning of surname: Dewitt

DeWitt or Dewitt is a concatenated primarily American form of the Dutch surname De Witt, meaning "the white (one)". It also became a popular given name following the New York Governorship of DeWitt Clinton, whose mother Mary DeWitt was a descendant of the Dutch patrician De Witt family. People with the name include:

We found 1,112,946 Genealogy and Family History Records for Dewitt in our Newspaper Archive.

Details for Dewitt surname:

1,085,570 Digital Copies of Newspapers
13,622 Pictures of Obituaries
4,129 Government Documents
21 Historical Books
9,604 Social Security Death Records

Dewitt Surname

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