Catrett Family History

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Catrett Name Meaning

Americanized form of English Cartwright.

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

Similar surnames: Catlett, Street, Cater, Cates, Parrett, Barrett, Catron, Sarratt

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Catrett Family Origin

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Catrett Family Occupations

What did your Catrett ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Catrett family was Works At Turpentine. The most common Catrett occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Catrett's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Works At Sawmill were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Catrett.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Works At Sawmill

  • Works At Turpentine


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

Catrett Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Catrett. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Catrett census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 57 immigration records available for the last name Catrett. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 686 military records available for the last name Catrett. For the veterans among your Catrett ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Catrett Life Expectancy

What is the average Catrett lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Catrett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Catrett in 1953 was 47, and 51 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Catrett

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Catrett 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.

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