Pallett Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Pallett Name Meaning

English (Leicestershire): metonymic occupational name for a maker of palliasses (straw mattresses), from Middle English, Old French pa(i)llet ‘heap of straw’, ‘straw mattress’, a diminutive of Old French paille ‘straw’.

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

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Pallett Family Origin

Where is the Pallett family from?

SHOW MORE

Pallett Family Occupations

What did your Pallett ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Pallett ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    23%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Miner

    10%

In 1880, the most common Pallett occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Pallett's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Pallett family was Miner. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pallett.

Source: Census data for Pallett | Data not to scale

Pallett Historical Records

What Pallett family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Pallett ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Pallett

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Pallett Life Expectancy

What is the average Pallett lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pallett ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Pallett Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)

Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Look up another name