Duffett Family History

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Duffett Name Meaning

Altered spelling of French Duffet, variant of Dufay (see Duffee). English: nickname from Middle English d(o)uve, dofe ‘dove’ + hed ‘head’ or fote ‘foot’.

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


Similar surnames: Duckett, Duffer, Doggett, Dunnett, Duffek, Duffel, Duffey, Reffett

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Duffett Family Origin

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Duffett Family Occupations

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  • Butcher

    14%
  • Dealer In Dry Goods

    14%
  • Farm Laborer

    14%
  • Farmer

    14%

In 1880, the most common Duffett occupation in the USA was Butcher. 14% of Duffett's were Butchers. Butcher, Dealer In Dry Goods and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Duffett. A less common occupation for the Duffett family was Farmer.

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Duffett Life Expectancy

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