Nett Name Meaning

German: from a Slavic personal name, perhaps composed with Old Slavic netu ‘burning’, ‘fire’. Respelling of the German habitational name Nette, from any of several places so named and a river near Osnabrück. Irish: variant of McNett.

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

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Nett Family Origin

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Nett Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    55%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Nett family was Laborer. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nett. The most common Nett occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Nett's were Farmers.

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Nett Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1941 and 2004, Nett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Nett in 1941 was 24, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nett

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