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Huet Family History

Huet Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Hewitt 1. French: from a pet form of the Old French personal name Hue, Hughe (see Hugh).

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


Similar surnames: Huot, Hutt, Hue, Hulet, Huey, Hunt, Huett, Duet, Hugh, Huyett

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Where is the Huet family from?

You can see how Huet families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Huet family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Huet families were found in Canada in 1911. In 1840 there were 6 Huet families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 50% of all the recorded Huet's in the USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Huet families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Huet surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Huet ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Seamstress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Huet. 14% of Huet men worked as a Laborer and 22% of Huet women worked as a Seamstress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Huet were Fireman and Nurse.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    14%
  • Carpenter
    8%
  • Salesman
    8%
  • Fireman
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Seamstress
    22%
  • Housewife
    22%
  • Housekeeper
    15%
  • Nurse
    15%
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What Huet family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Huet. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Huet census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Huet. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Huet. For the veterans among your Huet ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Huet lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Huet life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Huet in 1962 was 73, and 80 in 2004.

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