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Hazlett Name Meaning

topographic name for someone who lived by a hazel copse, Old English hæslett (a derivative of hæsel ‘hazel’). habitational name from Hazelhead or Hazlehead in Lancashire and West Yorkshire, derived from Old English hæsel ‘hazel’ + heafod ‘head’, here in the sense of ‘hill’; also a topographic name of similar etymological origin.

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


Similar surnames: Hackett, Hazleton, Hamlett, Hanley, Hargett, Pallett, Hassett, Halle

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Hazlett Family Origin

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Hazlett Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hazlett. The most common Hazlett occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Hazlett's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hazlett family was Carpenter.

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Hazlett Life Expectancy

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