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Millett Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Millet. Irish (mainly County Mayo): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Mealóid, from an occupational or status name derived from Latin miles ‘soldier’.

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


Similar surnames: Millet, Mullett, Billett, Gillett, Tillett, Millen, Milley, Mille

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Millett Family Origin

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Millett Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Millett. A less common occupation for the Millett family was Carpenter. The most common Millett occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Millett's were Farmers.

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Millett Historical Records

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Millett Life Expectancy

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