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Bequette Family History

Bequette Name Meaning
Variant spelling of French Béquet, a diminutive of Bec, a nickname for a gossipmonger, from bec ‘beak’. See also Bechard.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

34,237 Historical Documents with Bequette on Ancestry.com
4,158 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
779 Military Records
80 Immigration Records
3,129 Census and Voter Lists
26,091 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Bequette Families

  • Number of Bequette families
     27 - 52
     10 - 26
     1 - 9
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Bequette last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Bequette Family Origin

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Bequette Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Bequette

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Bequette Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Bequette census records

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Bequette Civil War Service Records

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