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Emmett Name Meaning

English: from a Middle English pet form of the female personal name Emma, introduced into England from France by the Normans, among whom it was extremely popular. The name is of Germanic origin, probably originating as a hypocoristic form of women’s names with a first element ermin ‘entire’.

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

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Emmett Family Origin

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Emmett Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Emmett. A less common occupation for the Emmett family was Carpenter. The most common Emmett occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Emmett's were Farmers.

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Emmett Life Expectancy

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