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Hulett Family History

Hulett Name Meaning

French: variant spelling of Hulet. English: variant spelling of Hewlett.

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


Similar surnames: Hulette, Huett, Huyett, Hullett, Huet, Mullett, Hulit, Bullett, Hyett

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Where is the Hulett family from?

You can see how Hulett families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hulett family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Hulett families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 16 Hulett families living in Kentucky. This was about 26% of all the recorded Hulett's in the USA. Kentucky had the highest population of Hulett families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hulett surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Hulett ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hulett. 23% of Hulett men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Hulett women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hulett were Farm Laborer 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
    23%
  • Laborer
    17%
  • Salesman
    6%
  • Farm Laborer
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    10%
  • Housekeeper
    9%
  • Stenographer
    8%
  • Teacher
    7%
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Census Records

There are 23,000 census records available for the last name Hulett. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hulett 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Hulett. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Hulett. For the veterans among your Hulett ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hulett lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Hulett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Hulett in 1945 was 39, and 79 in 2004.

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