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Huett Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Hewitt 1. German (Hütt): status name for someone living in a hut or owning a small shop, Middle High German hütte, or a habitational name from any of several places called Hütt or Hütte.

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


Similar surnames: Hutt, Puett, Huet, Wuest, Huitt, Fett, Hurt, Hunt, Hulett, Hyett

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Where is the Huett family from?

You can see how Huett families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Huett family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Huett families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 4 Huett families living in Ohio. This was about 20% of all the recorded Huett's in the USA. Ohio and 2 other states had the highest population of Huett families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Huett surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Huett ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Huett. 33% of Huett men worked as a Farmer and 20% of Huett women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Huett were Farming and Teacher.

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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

  • Farmer
    33%
  • Laborer
    24%
  • Salesman
    8%
  • Farming
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
    20%
  • Maid
    15%
  • Housekeeper
    12%
  • Teacher
    12%
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Census Records

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Huett. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Huett 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 594 immigration records available for the last name Huett. 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 Huett. For the veterans among your Huett ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Huett lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Huett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Huett in 1944 was 28, and 68 in 2004.

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