Bequette Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

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


Similar surnames: Piquette, Beaudette, Niquette, Bessette, Arquette, Paquette, Poquette

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Bequette Family Origin

Where is the Bequette family from?

SHOW MORE

Bequette Family Occupations

What did your Bequette ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bequette occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Bequette's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bequette family was Carpenter. Farmer, Farmer & Miner and Ay Office U. S. A. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bequette.

View Census data for Bequette | Data not to scale

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    47%
  • Farmer & Miner

    13%
  • Ay Office U. S. A.

    7%
  • Carpenter

    7%

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

Bequette Historical Records

What Bequette family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Bequette ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Bequette

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Bequette Life Expectancy

What is the average Bequette lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, Bequette life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Bequette in 1949 was 39, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bequette

SHOW MORE

United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bequette ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Bequette Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)

Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Look up another name